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Species Name:    Sophora tomentosa
Common Name:     

       (Necklace Pod)

 


I. TAXONOMY

Kingdom Phylum/Division: Class: Order: Family: Genus:
Plantae Magnoliophyta Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae Sophora



Growth habit of Sophora tomentosa, the necklace pod, a common shrub in coastal dunes. Photo courtesy of K. Hill, Smithsonian Marine Station.


Flowers of Sophora tomentosa.  Photo courtesy of K. Hill, Smithsonian Marine Station.


Fruit of Sophora tomentosa.  Photo courtesy of K. Hill, Smithsonian Marine Station.

Species Name:
Sophora tomentosa L.

Common Name:
Necklace pod, yellow necklacepod, yellow sophora

Other Taxonomic Groupings:
Subkingdom : Tracheobionta
Subclass : Rosidae

Synonymy:
None

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 


 

Report by: K. Hill, Smithsonian Marine Station
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