Taxonomic revision of the genus <i>Caesalpinia</i> l. (Caesalpiniaceae) for Bangladesh
The genus Caesalpinia L. represented by 12 species has been revised for Bangladesh. Dichotomous bracket key has been given for identification of the species. An updated nomenclature, description of the taxa along with illustrations, specimens examined, ecology, notes on distribution and economic importance have been provided. Chromosome number and ethnobotanical information have also been furnished in most cases.
Key words: Caesalpinia, Taxonomic revision, Caesalpiniaceae, Bangladesh
Bangladesh J. Plant Taxon. 13(2): 93-109, 2006 (December)
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