Senna

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Contains 11 accepted taxa overall.

Family:FABACEAE
Common Name:SENNA
Specimen: View USF Herbarium specimens of this genus

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order FABALES
FamilyFABACEAE
Genus Senna

Citation

Citation SENNA Miller, Gard. Dict. Abr., ed. 4. 1754.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Senna alexandrina Miller (Cassia senna Linnaeus)

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Senna alata CANDLESTICK PLANT
Senna angustisiliqua CARGA AGUA
Senna atomaria FLOR DE SAN JOSE
Senna corymbosa ARGENTINE WILD SENSITIVE PLANT
Senna ligustrina PRIVET WILD SENSITIVE PLANT
Senna marilandica MARYLAND WILD SENSITIVE PLANT
Senna mexicana var. chapmanii CHAPMAN'S WILD SENSITIVE PLANT
Senna obtusifolia COFFEEWEED; SICKLEPOD
Senna occidentalis SEPTICWEED
Senna pendula var. glabrata VALAMUERTO
Senna surattensis GLOSSY SHOWER

Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Adipera Adipera Rafinesque, Sylva Tellur. 129. 1838. TYPE: Adipera herbertiana (Lindley) Rafinesque (Cassia herbertiana Lindley)
Chamaefistula Chamaefistula (Colladon) G. Don, Gen. Hist. 2: 106, 451. 1832.BASIONYM: Cassia Linnaeus, sect. Chamaefistula Colladon, Hist. Nat. Med. Casses 21, 87. 1816.TYPE: Chamaefistula bacillaris (Linnaeus f.) G. Don (Cassia bacillaris Linnaeus f.) Lectotypified by Britton & Rose, in Britton, N. Amer. Fl. 23: 231. 1930.
Chamaesenna Chamaesenna (Colladon) Rafinesque ex Pittier, Arb. Arbust. Ord. Legum. 130. 1928.BASIONYM: Cassia Linnaeus, sect. Chamaesenna Colladon, Hist. Nat. Med. Casses 23, 95. 1816.TYPE: Chamaesenna reticulata (Willdenow) Pittier (Cassia reticulata Willdenow) Lectotypified by Britton & Rose, in Britton, N. Amer. Fl. 23: 250. 1930.
Cowellocassia Cowellocassia Britton ex Britton & Rose, in Britton, N. Amer. Fl. 23: 251. 1930. TYPE: Cowellocassia scleroxyla (Britton) Britton (Cassia scleroxyla Britton)
Desmodiocassia Desmodiocassia Britton & Rose, in Britton, N. Amer. Fl. 23: 244. 1930. TYPE: Desmodiocassia villosa (Miller) Britton & Rose (Cassia villosa Miller)
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