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This species is accepted, and its native range is Brazil to NE. Argentina.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

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Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Herb/Shrub

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central

Introduced into:

Angola, Kenya, Sri Lanka, Zambia

Desmodium subsecundum Vogel appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jun 1, 2009 Souza, V.C. [5015], Brazil Desmodium discolor K000931528
Jan 1, 2009 Zappi, D.C. [1341], Mato Grosso Desmodium discolor K000579598
May 1, 1995 Ratter, J.A. [2827], Brazil Desmodium discolor K000931529
Jul 16, 1993 Scaramuzza, C.A.M. [625], Brazil Desmodium discolor K000931549
Jul 31, 1992 Hatschbach, G. [43867], Brazil Desmodium discolor K000931550
Jan 1, 1988 Brooks, R.R. [s.n.], Brazil Desmodium discolor K000931548
Jan 1, 1988 Brooks, R.R. [BRASPEX17], Brazil Desmodium discolor K000931547
Dec 1, 1985 Silva, R.M. [CFCR7590], Brazil Desmodium discolor K000931551
Jun 1, 1966 Hatschbach, G. [13951], Brazil Desmodium discolor K000931541
Hoehne, W. [s.n.], Brazil Desmodium discolor K000931535
Mexia, Y. [5539a], Brazil Desmodium discolor K000931546
Williams, L.O. [6324], Brazil Desmodium discolor K000931538
Burchell [4491], Brazil Desmodium discolor K000931533
Claussen, P. [s.n.], Brazil Desmodium discolor K000931543
Harley, R.M. [16608], Bahia Desmodium discolor K000205928
Mexia, Y. [4605], Brazil Desmodium discolor K000931544
Pohl [s.n.], Brazil Desmodium discolor K000931537
Burchell [4491/2], Brazil Desmodium discolor K000931534
Burchell [4491], Brazil Desmodium discolor K000931532
Coradin, L. [7679], Bahia Desmodium discolor K000206443
Usteri [46], Brazil Desmodium discolor K000931536
Glaziou, A.F.M. [12576], Brazil Desmodium discolor K000931540
Riedel, L. [2040], Brazil Desmodium discolor K000931539
Claussen, P. [115/53], Brazil Desmodium discolor K000931542
Mexia, Y. [4352], Brazil Desmodium discolor K000931545

First published in Linnaea 12: 99 (1838)

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.
  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.
  • Pires Lima, L.C., de Queiroz, L.P., de Azevedo Tozzi, A.M.G & Lewis, G.P. (2014). A taxonomic revision of Desmodium (Leguminosae, Papilionoideae) in Brazil Phytotaxa 169: 1-119.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • 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.
  • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Pires Lima, L.C., de Queiroz, L.P., de Azevedo Tozzi, A.M.G & Lewis, G.P. (2014). A taxonomic revision of Desmodium (Leguminosae, Papilionoideae) in Brazil Phytotaxa 169: 1-119.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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