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  1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Indigofera L.
      1. Indigofera geminata Baker

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

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

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

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

    Habit
    Branching, semiwoody herb up to 2 ft. high.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Benin, Burkina, Cameroon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, Togo

    Other Data

    Indigofera geminata Baker appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dec 1, 1993 Porembski, S. [1439], Liberia K000385583
    Dec 1, 1993 Porembski, S. [1439], Liberia K000385584
    Dec 1, 1993 Porembski, S. [1447], Liberia K000385585
    Dec 1, 1993 Porembski, S. [1445], Liberia K000385586
    Dec 1, 1993 Porembski, S. [1446], Liberia K000385587
    Jan 1, 1977 Ern, H. [1466], Togo K000385581
    Jan 1, 1977 Ern, H. [2341], Togo K000385582
    Dec 17, 1954 Rowland [s.n.], Nigeria K000385571
    Gillett, J.B. [15405], Nigeria K000385572
    Dalziel, J.M. [1221], Nigeria K000385570
    Stanfield, D.P. [45648], Nigeria K000385573
    Morton, J.K. [3774], Ghana K000385578
    Hall, J.B. [37916], Ghana K000385580
    Barter [966], Nigeria K000392642
    Barter [966], Nigeria K000392643
    Rose Innes, R. [32050], Ghana K000385576
    Barter, C. [s.n.], Nigeria K000392644 Unknown type material
    Irvine, F.R. [4622], Ghana K000385575
    Irvine, F.R. [4710], Ghana K000385577
    Saxer, A. [382], Cameroon K000385566
    Madsen, J.E. [5330], Burkina Faso K000385567
    Madsen, J.E. [5967], Burkina Faso K000385568
    Chevalier, A.J.B. [24772], Burkina Faso K000385569
    Skillinck, M. [268], Nigeria K000385574

    Bibliography

    First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 2: 81 (1871)

    Accepted by

    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
    • 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.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa

    • Berhaut Fl. Sen. 52, partly.
    • Tiss. in Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat., sér. 2, 3: 265
    • Bak. f. Leg. Trop. Afr. 1: 121, partly
    • in F.T.A. 2: 81 (1871)

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • 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.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    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