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  1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Clitoria L.
      1. Clitoria brachystegia Benth.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Ecuador.

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    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub/Tree
    Vernacular
    Flor De La Reina

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ecuador

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Clitoria brachystegia Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Feb 1, 1976 Sinclair [s.n.], Ecuador K000328296 lectotype
    Sinclair [s.n.], Ecuador K000328297

    Bibliography

    First published in Bot. Voy. Sulphur: 84 (1844)

    Accepted by

    • 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.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Jørgensen, P.M. & León-Yánes, S. (eds.) (1999). Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Ecuador: 1-1181. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    • Fantz, P. R. (1992). J. Econ. Bot. 45(4) :511-520. Ethnobotany of Clitoria in SE Asia.
    • Fantz, P. R. (1978). Dissertation Abstracts Int. 38(11). Monograph of Clitoria

    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.
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    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

    Legumes of the World Online
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