Abarema filamentosa

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Abarema filamentosa
Abarema Filamentosa.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae
Genus: Abarema
Species: A. filamentosa
Binomial name
Abarema filamentosa
(Bentham) Pittier

Feuilleea filamentosa (Benth.) Kuntze
Pithecellobium filamentosum Benth.
Pithecolobium filamentosum Benth.

An Abarema filamentosa plant flowering in the wild

Abarema filamentosa is a species of legume in the Fabaceae family. It is endemic to the Brazilian states of Bahia and Espírito Santo, and is found in lowland wet Atlantic Forest and restinga.


  1. ^ World Conservation Monitoring Centre (1998). "Abarema filamentosa". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 27 December 2014.