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  1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Indigofera L.
      1. Indigofera bracteolata DC.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Tropical Africa to W. Ethiopia.

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Ecology
    Africa: Sudanian woodland
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Benin, Burkina, Cameroon, Chad, Congo, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sudan, Togo

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Indigofera bracteolata DC. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dec 1, 1993 Porembski, S. [1537], Côte d'Ivoire K000354433
    Dec 1, 1993 Porembski, S. [1537], Côte d'Ivoire K000354434
    Oct 11, 1982 Jayerk, A.A. [202], Nigeria K000354420
    Oct 11, 1982 Jayerk, A.A. [201], Nigeria K000354421
    Jul 24, 1980 Ern, H. [1187], Togo K000354396
    Jul 24, 1980 Ern, H. [1506], Togo K000354397
    Jul 24, 1980 Ern, H. [1599], Togo K000354398
    Jul 24, 1980 Ern, H. [2753], Togo K000354399
    Jul 24, 1980 Ern, H. [2434], Togo K000354400
    Jul 24, 1980 Ern, H. [3071], Togo K000354401
    Jan 1, 1972 Geerling, C. [1092], Burkina Faso K000354406
    Jan 30, 1969 Latilo, M.G. [62510], Nigeria K000354432
    Jan 1, 1967 Hossain [37890], Ghana K000354386
    Jan 1, 1960 Morton, J.K. [3799], Ghana K000354393
    Keay, R.W.J. [37187], Nigeria K000354430
    Dalziel, J.M. [419], Nigeria K000354423
    Dalziel, J.M. [22], Nigeria K000354428
    Hepper, F.N. [3082], Ghana K000354384
    Hepper, F.N. [950], Nigeria K000354431
    Adams, C.D. [4066], Ghana K000354385
    Adams, C.D. [4082], Ghana K000354388
    Adams, C.D. [4082], Ghana K000354389
    Adams, C.D. [3867], Ghana K000354391
    Adams, C.D. [4665], Ghana K000354392
    Adams, C.D. [4066], Ghana K000354409
    Adams, C.D. [4324], Ghana K000354415
    Adams, C.D. [4260], Ghana K000354416
    Morton, J.K. [1369], Ghana K000354380
    Morton, J.K. [6204], Ghana K000354387
    Morton, J.K. [1279], Ghana K000354394
    Morton, J.K. [9851], Ghana K000354418
    Morton, J.K. [25011], Ghana K000354419
    Akpabla, G.K. [363], Ghana K000354410
    Akpabla, G.K. [363], Ghana K000354411
    Williams, J. [3], Ghana K000354412
    Hall [35729], Ghana K000354379
    Rose Innes, R. [30722], Ghana K000354383
    Ern, H. [1281], Togo K000354395
    Irving [s.n.], Nigeria K000392671 Unknown type material
    Heudelot [422] K000354404
    Roger [88], Senegal K000392672 isotype
    Irvine, F.R. [4602], Ghana K000354382
    Andoh, J.E. [5179], Ghana K000354408
    Aké Assi, L. [3528], Burkina Faso K000354405
    Batten-Poole, W.H. [299], Nigeria K000354429
    Madsen, J.E. [5866], Burkina Faso K000354275
    Scaetta, H. [320], Mali K000354407
    D [24], Nigeria K000354427
    Baldwin, J.T. Jr. [13579], Ghana K000354390
    Baldwin, J.T. Jr. [13542], Ghana K000354417
    Harris, J.M. [s.n.], Ghana K000354381
    Jangouse, J. [1016], Burkina Faso K000354402
    Jangouse, J. [943], Burkina Faso K000354403
    Vigne, L. [3812], Ghana K000354413
    Eloughes, T. [5339], Ghana K000354414
    Parsons, D.A.G. [49], Nigeria K000354422
    Parsons, D.A.G. [36], Nigeria K000354426

    Bibliography

    First published in Prodr. 2: 223 (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.
    • Lisowski, S. (2009). Flore (Angiospermes) de la République de Guinée Scripta Botanica Belgica 41: 1-517.
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
    • Catarino, L., Sampaio Martins, E., Pinto-Basto, M.F. & Diniz, M.A. (2006). Plantas Vasculares e Briófitos da Guiné-Bissau: 1-298. Instituto de investigação científica tropical, Instituto Português de apoio ao desenvolvimento.
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • Barry, J. P. & Celles, J.S. (1991). Flore de Mauritanie 1: 1-359. Centre Regional de Documentation Pedagogique, Nice.
    • Lebrun, J.p., Toutain, B., Gaston, A. & Boudet, G. (1991). Catalogue des Plantes Vasculaires du Burkina Faso: 1-341. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.
    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Boudet, G., Lebrun, J.P. & Demange, R. (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali: 1-465. Etudes d'Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux.
    • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.
    • Peyre de Fabregues, B. & Lebrun, J.-P. (1976). Catalogue des Plantes Vascularies du Niger: 1-433. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.
    • Lebrun, J.-P., Audru, J., Gaston, A. & Mosnier, M. (1972). Catalogue des Plantes Vasculaires du Tchad Méridional: 1-289. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Lisowski, S. (2009). Flore (Angiospermes) de la République de Guinée Scripta Botanica Belgica 41: 1-517.
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
    • Catarino, L., Sampaio Martins, E., Pinto-Basto, M.F. & Diniz, M.A. (2006). Plantas Vasculares e Briófitos da Guiné-Bissau: 1-298. Instituto de investigação científica tropical, Instituto Português de apoio ao desenvolvimento.
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • Barry, J. P. & Celles, J.S. (1991). Flore de Mauritanie 1: 1-359. Centre Regional de Documentation Pedagogique, Nice.
    • Lebrun, J.p., Toutain, B., Gaston, A. & Boudet, G. (1991). Catalogue des Plantes Vasculaires du Burkina Faso: 1-341. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.
    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Boudet, G., Lebrun, J.P. & Demange, R. (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali: 1-465. Etudes d'Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux.
    • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.
    • Peyre de Fabregues, B. & Lebrun, J.-P. (1976). Catalogue des Plantes Vascularies du Niger: 1-433. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.
    • Lebrun, J.-P., Audru, J., Gaston, A. & Mosnier, M. (1972). Catalogue des Plantes Vasculaires du Tchad Méridional: 1-289. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    • Hepper, F. N. (1958). Papilionoideae. In: Flora West Tropical Africa. Keay, R. W. J.

    Sources

    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 2020. 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 2020. 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