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  1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Indigofera L.
      1. Indigofera omissa J.B.Gillett

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

    [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
    An erect, hall woody, herb
    Fruits
    Remarkable for its slender glabrous fruits.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Benin, Burkina, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Togo

    Accepted Infraspecifics

    Other Data

    Indigofera omissa J.B.Gillett appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dec 1, 1993 Porembski [645], Côte d'Ivoire K000239687
    Dec 1, 1993 Porembski [1352], Côte d'Ivoire K000239688
    Dec 1, 1993 Porembski [1352], Côte d'Ivoire K000239689
    Dec 1, 1993 Porembski [1384], Côte d'Ivoire K000239690
    Dec 1, 1993 Porembski, S. [851], Côte d'Ivoire K000239686
    Jan 10, 1955 Chevalier, A. [24.900], Mali K000392634 syntype
    Adams, C.D. [4030], Ghana K000239679
    Adams, C.D. [3941], Ghana K000239680
    Morton, J.K. [2744], Ghana K000239682
    Hall [35954], Ghana K000239681
    Ern, H. [1738], Togo K000239684
    Irvine, F.R. [4714], Ghana K000239683
    Jackson, J.A.D. [247], Nigeria K000239685
    Madsen, J.E. [5590], Burkina Faso K000239676
    Jangoux, J. [1135], Burkina Faso K000239677
    Laterrere, M. [25], Mali K000239678

    Bibliography

    First published in Kew Bull. 10: 580 (1955 publ. 1956)

    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

    • in Kew Bull. 1955: 580 (1956).

    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.

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    • Gillett, J. B. (1956). Kew Bull. 10:573-85. Indigofera. New spp., vars. & names fr. WTA

    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