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  1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Indigofera L.
      1. Indigofera elliotii (Baker f.) J.B.Gillett

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Senegal to Liberia.

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb/Shrub
    [FWTA]

    Papilionaceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958

    Habit
    A softly woody plant up to 5 ft. high.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Guinea, Liberia, Senegal, Sierra Leone

    Other Data

    Indigofera elliotii (Baker f.) J.B.Gillett appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1966 Morton, J.K. [3285], Sierra Leone K000511616
    Feb 10, 1965 Morton, J.K. [141], Sierra Leone K000511617
    Jan 1, 1964 Harten, A.M. van [353], Liberia K000511601
    Dec 14, 1954 Deighton, F.C. [336], Sierra Leone K000511610
    Dec 14, 1954 Jordan, H.D. [676], Sierra Leone K000511613
    Dec 14, 1954 Linder, D.H. [1553], Liberia K000511602
    Dec 14, 1954 Thomas, N.W. [4663], Sierra Leone K000511603
    Dec 14, 1954 Thomas, N.W. [4570], Sierra Leone K000511604
    Nov 25, 1954 Scott Elliot, G.F. [4063], Sierra Leone K000392647 Unknown type material
    Nov 25, 1954 Morson [s.n.], Sierra Leone K000392648
    Nov 25, 1954 Garrett [5841], Sierra Leone K000392646 Unknown type material
    Nov 25, 1954 Gaban [s.n.], Guinea-Bissau K000392649
    Deighton, F.C. [892], Sierra Leone K000511611
    Glanville, R.R. [13], Sierra Leone K000511612
    Thomas, N.W. [5824], Sierra Leone K000511605
    Thomas, N.W. [3221], Sierra Leone K000511606
    Thomas, N.W. [6281], Sierra Leone K000511607
    Thomas, N.W. [6666], Sierra Leone K000511608
    Thomas, N.W. [5896], Sierra Leone K000511609
    Thomas, N.W. [6030], Sierra Leone K000511614
    Thomas, N.W. [6054], Sierra Leone K000511615
    Thomas, N.W. [6938], Sierra Leone K000511618
    Berhaut, R.P. [5102], Senegal K000511599
    Berhaut, R.P. [960], Senegal K000511600

    Bibliography

    First published in Kew Bull. 11: 578 (1956)

    Accepted by

    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Berhaut, J. (1976). Flore illustrée du Sénégal 5: 1-658. Gouvernement du Sénégal, Ministère du développement rural direction des eaux et forêta, Dakar.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa

    • in Kew Bull. 1955: 578 (1956).

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Berhaut, J. (1976). Flore illustrée du Sénégal 5: 1-658. Gouvernement du Sénégal, Ministère du développement rural direction des eaux et forêta, Dakar.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    International Legume Database and Information Service
    International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    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