1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Pueraria DC.
      1. Pueraria pulcherrima Merr. ex Koord.-Schum.

        This species is accepted, and is native to Asia-Tropical..

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Perennial, Climbing, Herb/Shrub

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bismarck Archipelago, Maluku, New Guinea, Philippines, Solomon Is., Sulawesi

    Pueraria pulcherrima Merr. ex Koord.-Schum. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    May 1, 1977 Williams, R.S. [2953], Philippines K000264110

    First published in Syst. Verz. 3: 132 (1914)

    Accepted by

    • Lock, J.M. & Ford, C.S. (2004). Legumes of Malesia a Check-List: 1-295. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Lock, J.M. & Ford, C.S. (2004). Legumes of Malesia a Check-List: 1-295. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Van Der Maesen L. J. G. (1985). Agric. Univ. Wageningen Papers 85-1 Revision of Pueraria...
    • Verdcourt, B. (1979). A Manual of New Guinea Legumes. Office of Forests, Lae, PNG

    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 2019. 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 2019. 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