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  1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Indigofera L.
      1. Indigofera himalayensis Ali

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Afghanistan to W. Himalaya.

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub/Tree
    Vernacular
    Katha

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, India, Pakistan, West Himalaya

    Other Data

    Indigofera himalayensis Ali appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Aug 5, 1956 Thomson, T. [s.n.], India K000815989 holotype
    Aug 5, 1956 Thomson, T. [s.n.] K000815990 Unknown type material

    Bibliography

    First published in Bot. Not. 111: 574 (1958)

    Accepted by

    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Rechinger, K.H. & al. (1984). Papilionaceae II Flora Iranica 157: 1-499. Naturhistorisches Museums Wien.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Rechinger, K.H. & al. (1984). Papilionaceae II Flora Iranica 157: 1-499. Naturhistorisches Museums Wien.

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    • Kumar, S. & Sane PV (2003). Legumes of South Asia: a check-list. RBG Kew.
    • Sanjappa, M. (1995). In Hajra, PK et al. (eds). Fascicles of Fl. of Ind. 21:123. Indig

    Sources

    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