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This species is accepted, and its native range is New Guinea, N. & E. Australia, New Caledonia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Herb/Shrub

Native to:

New Caledonia, New Guinea, New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland

Desmodium rhytidophyllum F.Muell. ex Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jun 22, 2005 Backhouse, J. [s.n.], New South Wales K000279093 syntype
Jun 22, 2005 Brown, R. [4193], New South Wales K000279094 syntype
Jun 22, 2005 Mueller, F.J.H.von [s.n.], Queensland K000279089 syntype
Jun 22, 2005 Woolls, W. [s.n.], New South Wales K000279092 syntype
Jun 22, 2005 Dallachy, J. [s.n.], Queensland K000279090 syntype
Mueller, F. von [s.n.], Australia K000279091

First published in Fl. Austral. 2: 233 (1864)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.
  • Lepschi, B. & Monro, A. (Project Coordinators) (2014). Australian Plant Census (APC) Council of Heads of Australian Herbaria. http://www.anbg.gov.au/chah/apc/index.html.
  • Lock, J.M. & Ford, C.S. (2004). Legumes of Malesia a Check-List: 1-295. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Lepschi, B. & Monro, A. (Project Coordinators) (2014). Australian Plant Census (APC) Council of Heads of Australian Herbaria. http://www.anbg.gov.au/chah/apc/index.html.
  • Lock, J.M. & Ford, C.S. (2004). Legumes of Malesia a Check-List: 1-295. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

International Legume Database and Information Service

  • Verdcourt, B. (1979). A Manual of New Guinea Legumes. Office of Forests, Lae, PNG

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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International Legume Database and Information Service
International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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