1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Entada Adans.
      1. Entada rheedei Spreng.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical Old World.

    [ILDIS]

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    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Ecology
    Africa: Zambezian forest, Lake Victoria regional mosaic; forest., Guineo-Congolian forest.
    Habit
    Perennial, Climbing, Shrub
    Vernacular
    Liane Sabre, Liane Staub, Vahankarabo, Vaheamiolana, Vaheasolana, Vahebe, Vahinikarabo, Vahinkarebao, Vihinkarabo, Voankarabo, Voheankarabo
    [ILDIS]
    Use
    Domestic, Fibre, Food and Drink, Medicine, Miscellaneous, Toxins

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Bismarck Archipelago, Borneo, Cambodia, Cameroon, China South-Central, China Southeast, Christmas I., East Himalaya, Equatorial Guinea, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Hainan, India, Ivory Coast, Jawa, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaya, Maldives, Maluku, Marianas, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, New Guinea, Nicobar Is., Nigeria, Northern Territory, Panamá, Philippines, Queensland, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Is., Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tibet, Togo, Uganda, Vietnam, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

    Introduced into:

    Mauritius

    Entada rheedei Spreng. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Feb 7, 2014 Shea, Garry [SHE 26512], Borneo K000966417
    Dec 1, 2006 Darbyshire, I. [319], Cameroon K000023225
    Mar 1, 1997 Parnell, Pendry, Jebb [95-570], Thailand K000654158
    Sep 5, 1994 Pierre, L. [6038] K000654021
    Oct 27, 1991 Barham, J [4] K000654017
    Oct 1, 1982 Darbyshire, P.J. [8315], Bismarck Archipelago K000654548
    Oct 1, 1982 Ridsdale, C.E. [NGF 33755], Bismarck Archipelago K000654551
    Oct 1, 1982 Cuming, H. [1260], Philippines K000295952
    Oct 1, 1982 Ramos, M. [22522], Philippines K000295956
    Oct 1, 1982 Ledermann [8740], Bismarck Archipelago K000654550
    Oct 1, 1982 Ledermann [7997], Bismarck Archipelago K000654552
    Oct 1, 1982 Ledermann [9218], Bismarck Archipelago K000654553
    Oct 1, 1982 Vidal, S. [1294], Philippines K000295954
    Oct 1, 1982 Branderhorst [148], Papua New Guinea K000654549
    Oct 1, 1982 Ridley, H. N. [s.n.] K000635967
    Oct 1, 1982 anon. [5088], Malaysia K000635965
    Oct 1, 1982 Ahamad, F.G. [5083], Malaysia K000654013
    Oct 1, 1982 Vaughan, D. T. G. [505], Malaysia K000635966
    Christmas I. 46185.000
    Kerr, A.F.G. [1808] K000654024
    Kerr, A.F.G. [18373], Thailand K000654155
    van Beusekom, C.F. [25], Thailand K000654159
    Geesink, R. [6225], Thailand K000654161
    Put [2745] K000654023
    Takeuchi, W. [6458], Papua New Guinea K000654546
    Takeuchi, W. [6421], Papua New Guinea K000654547
    Boden Kloss, C. [s.n.], Thailand K000654157
    Godefroy [725] K000654020
    Bloembergen, S. [14] K000654019
    Winit, K. [170], Thailand K000654160
    Muller, M. [1012], Thailand K000654156
    Thorel, M. le Dr [s.n.] K000654022
    Nimanong, B. [60] K000654018
    Tadong, D. [101], Sabah K000899968
    Corner, E. J. H. [24979], Malaysia K000635964
    Haniff, M. N. [3894] K000654016
    Oct 7, 1955 unknown [850], Senegal Entada pursaetha K000232173
    Binuyo [36916], Nigeria Entada pursaetha 15689.000
    Takeuchi, W. [17890], Papua New Guinea Entada pursaetha K001088526
    Wall [5294], Nepal Entada pursaetha K000756990 isotype
    Wall [5294], Bangladesh Entada pursaetha K000756991
    Wall [5294], Nepal Entada pursaetha K000756992 holotype
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5294], Nepal Entada pursaetha K001120414
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5294], Myanmar Entada pursaetha K001120416
    De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 5294] Entada pursaetha K001120413
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5294] Entada pursaetha K001120415
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5293], Malaysia Entada monostachya K001120412

    First published in Syst. Veg. 2: 325 (1825)

    Accepted by

    • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. Kew publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • 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.
    • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
    • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo) Taxonomania 30: 1-307.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P. (eds.) in Flora of China Editorial Committee (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Shimpale, V.B. & Yadav, S.R. (2009). New records to the flora of Great Nicobar island Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 33: 430-433.
    • Lock, J.M. & Ford, C.S. (2004). Legumes of Malesia a Check-List: 1-295. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Du Puy, D.J., Labat, N.-N., Rabevohitra, R., Villiers, J.-F., Bosser, J. & Moat, J. (2002). The Leguminosae of Madagascar: 1-737. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Iwatsuki, K., Boufford, D.E. & Ohba, H. (eds.) (2001). Flora of Japan IIb: 1-550. Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo.
    • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.
    • Lock, J.M. & Heald, J. (1994). Legumes of Indo-China a checck-list: 1-164. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Polhill, R.M. (1990). Flore des Mascareignes 80: 1-235. IRD Éditions, MSIRI, RBG-Kew, Paris.
    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

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    • 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.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P. (eds.) in Flora of China Editorial Committee (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Lock, J.M. & Ford, C.S. (2004). Legumes of Malesia a Check-List: 1-295. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
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