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This species is accepted, and its native range is Arizona to Texas and Guatemala.
Desmodium psilophyllum

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Herb

Native to:

Arizona, Guatemala, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, New Mexico, Tennessee, Texas

Desmodium psilophyllum Schltdl. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Aug 1, 1924 Emory, W.H. [275] K001276549
Wright, C. [142], Texas Desmodium wrightii K000297156 syntype
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5718], India Desmodium wrightii K001121851
Lindheimer [s.n.], Texas Desmodium wrightii K000297158 syntype
Wright, C. [104], Texas Desmodium wrightii K000297155 syntype
Hall, E. [154], Texas Desmodium wrightii K000297157 syntype
Lindheimer [s.n.], Texas Desmodium wrightii K000297154 syntype
Wright, C. [142], Texas Desmodium wrightii K000297153 isotype
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5718], India Desmodium wrightii K001121850

First published in Linnaea 12: 310 (1838)

Accepted by

  • Allred, K.W. (2012). Flora Neomexicana, ed. 2, 1: 1-599. Range Science Herbarium, Las Cruces, New Mexico.
  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.
  • Isely, D. (1998). Native and Naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States: 1-1007. Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum. Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.
  • Standley, P.C. & Steyermark, J.A. (1946). Flora of Guatemala Fieldiana Botany New Series 24(5): 1-502. Field Museum of Natural History.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Isely, D. (1998). Native and Naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States: 1-1007. Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum. Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.
  • Standley, P.C. & Steyermark, J.A. (1946). Flora of Guatemala Fieldiana Botany New Series 24(5): 1-502. Field Museum of Natural History.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

International Legume Database and Information Service

  • Isely, D. (1998). Native & naturalized Leg. of the USA. Brigham Young Univ. Utah

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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International Legume Database and Information Service
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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