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  1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Clitoria L.
      1. Clitoria amazonum Mart. ex Benth.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Ecuador to N. Bolivia and W. Brazil.

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub/Tree

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil West-Central, Ecuador, Peru

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Clitoria amazonum Mart. ex Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nov 1, 2007 Sasaki, D. [1479], Mato Grosso K000578304
    Mar 1, 2007 Sasaki, D. [1455], Mato Grosso K000578303
    Jan 1, 1986 Jangoux, J. [1749], Brazil K000920614
    Jan 1, 1983 Hill, S.R. [12885], Brazil K000920615
    Jan 1, 1974 Anderson, W.R. [11115], Brazil K000920613
    Jan 1, 1972 Prance, G.T. [15057], Brazil K000920622
    Jan 1, 1972 Prance, G.T. [13690], Brazil K000920624
    Jan 1, 1969 Prance, G.T. [6194], Brazil K000920604
    Jan 1, 1969 Prance, G.T. [6579], Brazil K000920605
    Prance [13690], Brazil K000920625
    Martius [s.n.], Para K000328273
    Spruce, R. [552], Brazil K000920611
    Spruce, R. [552%%], Brazil K000920599
    Spruce, R. [s.n.], Brazil K000920606
    Spruce, R. [1000], Brazil K000920607
    Ule, E. [6144], Brazil K000920597
    Lima, A. [58-3067], Brazil K000920623
    Ducke [479], Brazil K000920603
    Krukoff, B.A. [5335], Brazil K000920596
    Krukoff, B.A. [4529], Brazil K000920600
    Krukoff, B.A. [4529], Brazil K000920601
    Krukoff, B.A. [5719], Brazil K000920619
    Krukoff, B.A. [5719], Brazil K000920620
    Krukoff, B.A. [8208], Brazil K000920621
    Sasaki, D. [1501], Mato Grosso K000578305
    Sandeman, C. [2178], Brazil K000920598
    Baldwin, J.T. Jr. [3170], Brazil K000920602
    Spruce [534], Brazil K000920612
    Spruce [1870], Brazil K000920609
    s.coll. [103], Brazil K000920610
    s.coll. [155], Brazil K000920608
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5346], Myanmar Clitoria acuminata K001120629
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5346], Myanmar Clitoria acuminata K001120630

    Bibliography

    First published in Comm. Legum. Gen.: 51 (1837)

    Accepted by

    • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.
    • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
    • Jørgensen, P.M. & León-Yánes, S. (eds.) (1999). Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Ecuador: 1-1181. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Brako, L. & Zarucchi, J.L. (1993). Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Gymnosperms of Peru Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 45: i-xl, 1-1286. Missouri Botanical Garden.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.
    • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Jørgensen, P.M. & León-Yánes, S. (eds.) (1999). Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Ecuador: 1-1181. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Brako, L. & Zarucchi, J.L. (1993). Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Gymnosperms of Peru Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 45: i-xl, 1-1286. Missouri Botanical Garden.

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    • Fantz, P. R. (1992). J. Econ. Bot. 45(4) :511-520. Ethnobotany of Clitoria in SE Asia.

    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

    Kew Science Photographs
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/