Senna occidentalis

Family:FABACEAE
Species:Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Common Name:Septicweed; Coffee Senna; Arsenic Bean
Habitat:**
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:**
Duration:Annual
Category:Vascular
USDA Symbol:SEOC2
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Not Native
References:**
Specimen: View specimen details in the Alabama Herbarium Consortium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyFABACEAE - Pea/Bean family
Genus Senna
Species Senna occidentalis (L.) Link - Septicweed; Coffee Senna; Arsenic Bean

Citation

Citation Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link, Handbuch 2: 140. 1831.
Basionym: Cassia occidentalis L. 1753.
Type: JAMAICA: Without data, Clifford Herb. 159, Cassia #7 (lectotype: BM). Lectotypified by Brenan, in Milne-Redhead & Polhill, Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Legum. 2: 78. 1967; Reveal, Phytologia 71: 454. 1991.

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Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Cassia caroliniana Cassia caroliniana Walter, Fl. Carol. 135. 1788. SOUTH CAROLINA:
Cassia ciliata Cassia ciliata Rafinesque, Fl. Ludov. 100. 1817. LOUISIANA
Cassia falcata Cassia falcata Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 377. 1753. JAMAICA: Without data, Browne s.n. (neotype: LINN 528.13) Neotypified by Reveal, in Turland & C. E. Jarvis, Taxon 46: 466. 1997.
Cassia foetida Cassia foetida Persoon, Syn. Pl. 1: 457. 1805, nom. illegit. Cassia occidentalis Linnaeus 1753.  
Cassia macradena Cassia macradena Colladon, Hist. Nat. Med. Casses 132. 1816. BRAZIL
Cassia obliquifolia Cassia obliquifolia Schrank, Denkschr. Königl.-Baier. Bot. Ges. Regensburg 2: 40. 1822. BRAZIL
Cassia occidentalis var. aristata Cassia occidentalis Linnaeus, var. aristata Colladon, Hist. Nat. Med. Casses 108. 1816.  
Cassia planisiliqua Cassia planisiliqua Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 377. 1753. GUADELOUPE: Without data (lectotype: Plumier, in Burman, Pl. Amer. 4: t. 77. 1756). Lectotypified by H. S. Irwin & Barneby, Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 35: 437. 1982.
Cassia plumieri Cassia plumieri de Candolle, Prodr. 2: 506. 1825, nom. illegit.Cassia planisiliqua Linnaeus 1753.  
Cassia occidentalis Cassia occidentalis Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 377. 1753. JAMAICA: Without data, Clifford Herb. 159, Cassia #7 (lectotype: BM). Lectotypified by Brenan, in Milne-Redhead & Polhill, Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Legum. 2: 78. 1967; Reveal, Phytologia 71: 454. 1991.
Ditremexa occidentalis Ditremexa occidentalis (Linnaeus) Britton & Rose ex Britton & P. Wilson, Bot. Porto Rico 5: 372. 1924.Cassia occidentalis Linnaeus 1753. 
Psilorhegma planisiliqua Psilorhegma planisiliqua (Linnaeus) Britton & Rose, in Britton, N. Amer. Fl. 23: 255. 1930. Cassia planisiliqua Linnaeus 1753.  

Specimens and Distribution

This species has been reported in the following counties by the herbaria listed. An overview of the individual specimens are provided in the table that follows. Click on the accession number to view details; click on column headers to sort; choose a county or herbaria to filter the specimen data.

Counties included on distribution map: Autauga, Baldwin, Butler, Calhoun, Cherokee, Clarke, Coffee, Conecuh, Covington, Crenshaw, Dale, Dallas, Elmore, Escambia, Geneva, Greene, Henry, Jackson, Lawrence, Lee, Lowndes, Marengo, Marshall, Mobile, Monroe, Montgomery, Pike, Shelby

Counties represented by specimen data listed below:

Herbaria represented by specimen data listed below: ALNHS, AUA, JSU, NY, TROY, UNA, USAM, UWAL, UWFP

Range of years during which specimens were collected: 1994 - 1994

Barcode / Accession No. County Coll. Date Collector &
Collection No.
Herbarium &
Herbarium Name Used
Image
USAM000006221 Mobile 07 Aug 1967 LeLong, Michel G.
3510.2
USAM
Cassia occidentalis Linnaeus
AUA000013232 Pike 4 Sep 1994 Diamond, Alvin R.
9351
AUA
Senna Occidentalis (L.) Link
NY1582266 Aug 1839 Samuel B. Buckley
s.n.
NY
Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
JSU145602 Calhoun 11 Oct 1986 Lawler, Carol L.
1415
JSU
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
UWAL0002200 Cherokee 08 Nov 2008 Spaulding, Daniel D.
13135
UWAL
Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
AUA000013224 Henry 13 Aug 1960 Jones, Jr., Samuel B.
249
AUA
Senna Occidentalis (L.) Link
AUA000013215 Covington 17 Sep 2005 Diamond, Alvin R.
15785
AUA
Senna Occidentalis (L.) Link
TROY000020883 Crenshaw 04 Sep 2008 Diamond, Alvin R.
19894
TROY
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
TROY000005544 Butler 09 Sep 2000 Diamond, Alvin R.
12119
TROY
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
TROY000047753 Autauga 19 Oct 2017 Parker, Matthew R.
1415
TROY
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
JSU145112 Cherokee 03 Nov 1996 Whetstone, R. David
s.n.
JSU
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
UWAL0046218 Autauga 19 Oct 2017 Parker, Matthew R.
1415
UWAL
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
AUA000013231 Pike 30 Oct 1971 Kapa, Milton
102
AUA
Senna Occidentalis (L.) Link
JSU145118 Marshall 19 Oct 1994 Spaulding, Daniel D.
6800
JSU
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
AUA000013226 Lee 12 Aug 1969 Rebois, R.V.
169
AUA
Senna Occidentalis (L.) Link
TROY000005553 Pike 30 Jul 1996 Holmes, Jeanese
225
TROY
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
AUA000013220 Elmore 30 Jul 1948 Searcy, V.S.
AUA
Senna Occidentalis (L.) Link
UNA00058902 Lawrence 15 Aug 2002 Haynes, Robert R.
10302
UNA
Cassia occidentalis L.
AUA000013230 Monroe 10 Sep 1970 Moore, Harold D.
1085
AUA
Senna Occidentalis (L.) Link
AUA000013217 Dale 20 Sep 1992 Diamond, Alvin R.
8458
AUA
Senna Occidentalis (L.) Link
TROY000005545 Butler 14 Oct 2000 Findley, Kris
4772
TROY
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
TROY000005548 Covington 17 Sep 2005 Diamond, Alvin R.
15785
TROY
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
AUA000013214 Covington 6 Aug 1972 Nelson, John
169
AUA
Senna Occidentalis (L.) Link
TROY000005552 Monroe 20 Sep 2007 Diamond, Alvin R.
18218
TROY
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
TROY000030009 Lowndes 09 Nov 2006 Spaulding, Daniel D.
12569
TROY
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
UWAL0018997 Geneva 15 Aug 1987 Kral, Robert
74245
UWAL
Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
UNA00016446 Mobile _ Sep 1878 Mohr, Charles
s.n.
UNA
Cassia occidentalis L.
AUA000013213 Covington 20 Aug 1970 Moore, Harold D.
741
AUA
Senna Occidentalis (L.) Link
AUA000013221 Escambia 13 Aug 1973 Kral, Robert
51223
AUA
Senna Occidentalis (L.) Link
TROY000005551 Dale 14 Oct 1997 Rundell, Hannelore
420
TROY
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
JSU145119 Mobile 02 Sep 1970 Kral, Robert
41013
JSU
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
TROY000045615 Autauga 13 Oct 2016 Parker, Matthew R.
223
TROY
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
AUA000013218 Dallas 14 Oct 1973 Wright, D.
107
AUA
Senna Occidentalis (L.) Link
TROY000044471 Cherokee 08 Nov 2008 Spaulding, Daniel D.
13135
TROY
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
ALNHS00000573 Geneva 18 Aug 2011 Barger, T. Wayne
SP#334
ALNHS
Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
JSU145113 Clarke 13 Sep 1997 Whetstone, R. David
18775
JSU
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
AUA000013212 Conecuh 3 Aug 1969 Weaver, Jimmy
121
AUA
Senna Occidentalis (L.) Link
USAM000006222 Greene 20 Oct 1979 LeLong, Michel G.
11022
USAM
Cassia occidentalis Linnaeus
AUA000013228 Mobile 2 Sep 1970 Kral, Robert
41013
AUA
Senna Occidentalis (L.) Link
ALNHS00006476 Montgomery 02 Aug 2019 Barger, T. Wayne
SP#4688
ALNHS
Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
JSU145117 Marshall 30 Aug 1992 Spaulding, Daniel D.
2766
JSU
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
TROY000048097 Marengo 09 Oct 2016 Keener, Brian R.
9860
TROY
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
UNA00053428 Jackson 06 Aug 1956 Thomas, Joab L.
226
UNA
Cassia occidentalis L.
TROY000039521 Elmore 07 Jul 2011 Pullen, Robert
19
TROY
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
ALNHS00000912 Dallas 24 Aug 2010 Barger, T. Wayne
OC-607
ALNHS
Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
AUA000013227 Lee 3 Aug 1967 Teem, David H.
AUA
Senna Occidentalis (L.) Link
USAM000006220 Greene 20 Oct 1977 LeLong, Michel G.
10033
USAM
Cassia occidentalis Linnaeus
AUA000013229 Mobile 15 Aug 1973 Kral, Robert
51355
AUA
Senna Occidentalis (L.) Link
TROY000005550 Dale 16 Aug 1998 Rundell, Hannelore
613
TROY
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
JSU145116 Marshall 25 Sep 1992 Spaulding, Daniel D.
3123
JSU
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
TROY000019828 Crenshaw 17 Aug 2008 Diamond, Alvin R.
19788
TROY
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
UNA00023706 Escambia 18 Aug 1994 Haynes, Robert R.
9497
UNA
Cassia occidentalis L.
JSU145114 Clarke 13 Sep 1997 Whetstone, R. David
18788
JSU
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
AUA000013233 Shelby 26 Oct 1980 Webb, A.L.
183
AUA
Senna Occidentalis (L.) Link
JSU156458 Geneva 18 Aug 2011 Barger, T. Wayne
SP#334
JSU
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
AUA000013225 Lee 21 Nov 1971 Landers, Susan
189
AUA
Senna Occidentalis (L.) Link
AUA000013223 Henry 13 Aug 1960 Jones, Jr., Samuel B.
196
AUA
Senna Occidentalis (L.) Link
JSU145115 Dallas 14 Oct 1973 Pringle, G.
114
JSU
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
TROY000005547 Coffee 05 Sep 2006 Hendrix, Jake
32
TROY
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
AUA000013219 Dallas 9 Oct 1975 Duke, J.F.
045
AUA
Senna Occidentalis (L.) Link
TROY000005546 Coffee 29 Sep 2000 Martin, Brian H.
972
TROY
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
TROY000005549 Dale 06 Aug 1999 Pennington, Tiffany
28
TROY
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
AUA000013216 Dale 20 Sep 1992 Diamond, Alvin R.
8458
AUA
Senna Occidentalis (L.) Link
TROY000033905 Coffee 29 Sep 2011 Counts, Kayla
29
TROY
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
UWAL0033987 Marengo 09 Oct 2016 Keener, Brian R.
9860
UWAL
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
AUA000013222 Henry 29 Jul 1970 Moore, Harold D.
471
AUA
Senna Occidentalis (L.) Link
UWFP009806 Baldwin 30 Aug 1986 James R. Burkhalter
10379
UWFP
Senna occidentalis (Linnaeus) Link
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