1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Galactia P.Browne
      1. Galactia decumbens (Benth.) Chodat & Hassl.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Brazil to Paraguay.

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb
    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb/Shrub
    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb/Shrub

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Paraguay

    Galactia decumbens (Benth.) Chodat & Hassl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Oct 1, 2001 Gottsberger, G.K. [128-3386], Brazil K000930480
    Claussen, P. [s.n.], Minas Gerais K000502802
    Claussen, P. [106], Minas Gerais K000502803
    Hoehne, W. [s.n.], Brazil K000930479

    First published in Bull. Herb. Boissier, sér. 2, 4: 900 (1904)

    Accepted by

    • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.
    • Ceolin, G.B. & Miotto, S.T.S. (2013). Synopsis of the genus Galactia (Phaseoleae, Papilionoideae, Leguminosae) in Brazil Phytotaxa 134: 1-26.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.
    • Ceolin, G.B. & Miotto, S.T.S. (2013). Synopsis of the genus Galactia (Phaseoleae, Papilionoideae, Leguminosae) in Brazil Phytotaxa 134: 1-26.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    International Legume Database and Information Service
    International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0