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  1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Clitoria L.
      1. Clitoria arborescens R.Br.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Windward Islands to N. South America.

    [CPLC]

    Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

    Distribution
    Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 50 - 1000 m.; Amazonia, Orinoquia, Pacífico, Valle del Cauca.
    Habit
    Trepadora
    Conservation
    No Evaluada
    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Perennial, Climbing/Not climbing, Shrub
    Vernacular
    Bigie Nonloe, Haiariballi, Kav-ai, Koeroemoe Enoelae, Koural, Kroemenoeroe, Stinkvogel-oogem

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Windward Is.

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Clitoria arborescens R.Br. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1985 Amaral, I.L. [1212], Brazil K000920630
    Sep 1, 1975 Anderson [s.n.], Guyana K000328275 syntype
    Sep 1, 1975 Poiteau [s.n.], French Guiana K000328274 syntype
    Ducke, A. [1825], Brazil K000920627
    Krukoff, B.A. [8104], Brazil K000920626
    Krukoff, B.A. [1689], Brazil K000920628
    Krukoff, B.A. [6125], Brazil K000920629

    Bibliography

    First published in W.T.Aiton, Hortus Kew. 4: 302 (1812)

    Accepted by

    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
    • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    • Fantz, P. R. (1999). In Steyermark, J. et al. Flora of Venezuelan Guyana Vol 5
    • Fantz, P. R. (1992). J. Econ. Bot. 45(4) :511-520. Ethnobotany of Clitoria in SE Asia.
    • Fantz, P. R. (1990). Moscosoa 6:152-166. Clitoria Antillarum
    • Fantz, P. R. (1978). Dissertation Abstracts Int. 38(11). Monograph of Clitoria

    Sources

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/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