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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. China to Tropical Asia.

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    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Ecology
    Africa: Cultivated
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub/Tree
    Vernacular
    Veliveriy
    [ILDIS]
    Use
    Chemical products, Environmental, Miscellaneous, Toxins

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, Bangladesh, Borneo, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, Hainan, India, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, Myanmar, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam

    Introduced into:

    Cameroon

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Indigofera galegoides DC. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1982 Endert, F.H. [1807], Indonesia K000623315
    Jan 1, 1982 Elbert, J. [4582], Indonesia K000623316
    Jan 1, 1982 Elbert, J. [4582], Indonesia K000623317
    Jan 1, 1982 Bunnemeyer, H.A.B. [8097], Indonesia K000623313
    Jan 1, 1982 Bunnemeyer, H.A.B. [8097], Indonesia K000623314
    Ridley, H.N. [s.n.], Indonesia K000623310
    Wallich [5472], India K000848652
    Backer [20943], Indonesia K000623318
    Borssum Waalkes, J. van [3265], Indonesia K000623312
    Silva, F.de. [5472], Bangladesh K000848651
    Kuswata, E. [178], Indonesia K000623311
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5472], Myanmar Indigofera uncinata K001121031
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5472], Myanmar Indigofera uncinata K001121032
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5472], Myanmar Indigofera uncinata K001121034
    Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 5472], Myanmar Indigofera uncinata K001121033
    Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 5472], Myanmar Indigofera uncinata K001121035
    Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 5472], Myanmar Indigofera uncinata K001121036
    De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 5472] Indigofera uncinata K001121030
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5472] Indigofera uncinata K001121029

    Bibliography

    First published in Prodr. 2: 225 (1825)

    Accepted by

    • Balslav, H. & Chantaranothai, P. (2018). Flora of Thailand 4(3.1): 221-371. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (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.
    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Lock, J.M. & Heald, J. (1994). Legumes of Indo-China a checck-list: 1-164. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (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.
    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Lock, J.M. & Heald, J. (1994). Legumes of Indo-China a checck-list: 1-164. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    • Kumar, S. & Sane PV (2003). Legumes of South Asia: a check-list. RBG Kew.
    • Rudd, V. E. (1991). A Revised Handbook of the Flora of Ceylon 7: 108-381.
    • Sanjappa, M. (1987). J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. 10:329-346. The Indigoferas of Sri Lanka.
    • Ambasta, S. P. (1986). The useful plants of India
    • De Kort, I. & Thijsse, G. (1984). Blumea 30 (1) : 89-151. A rev. of Indigofera in S. E. Asia
    • Backer, C. A. (1963). Flora of Java. Groningen, The Netherlands
    • Gillett, J. B. (1958). Kew Bull. Addnl. ser. 1:1-166. Indigofera.. in Tropical Africa.
    • Hepper, F. N. (1958). Papilionoideae. In: Flora West Tropical Africa. Keay, R. W. J.

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew

    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