Aeschynomene sensitiva Sw. var. sensitiva (Prodr. 107. 1788.)
Localities: West Indies (native), Lesser Antilles (native) [], Greater Antilles [ Cuba (native), Cayman Island (native), Hispaniola (native)[ Dominican Republic, Haiti,], Puerto Rico (native)[], Virgin Islands (native) ( St. Croix, St. Thomas, Tortola, ) ], North America (Mexico), Mexico (native), Central America (native), South America (native), Old World (native),
Common Names: Dormidera (Dominican Republic), Guandulito (Dominican Republic), Moriviví bobo (Puerto Rico), Tamarindillo (Dominican Republic), Yerba rosario (Puerto Rico),
Synonyms: Aeschynomene fistulosa Bello (Anales Soc. Esp. Hist. Nat. 10: 259. 1881.),
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Last edited 15 Apr 09