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  1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Clitoria L.
      1. Clitoria macrophylla Wall. ex Benth.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Assam to Indo-China.

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Vernacular
    Poik Tak Katen
    Habit
    Perennial, Climbing/Not climbing, Herb/Shrub
    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Perennial, Climbing/Not climbing, Herb/Shrub
    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Perennial, Climbing/Not climbing, Herb/Shrub

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Clitoria macrophylla Wall. ex Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5345], Myanmar K001120628
    Aug 1, 1976 Larsen, K. [2123], Thailand Clitoria macrophylla var. stipulacea K000848509 paratype
    Aug 1, 1976 Winit [360], Thailand Clitoria macrophylla var. stipulacea K000848510 isotype
    Aug 1, 1976 Put [4085], Thailand Clitoria macrophylla var. sericea K000848511 holotype
    Aug 1, 1976 Put [1850], Thailand Clitoria macrophylla var. sericea K000848512 paratype
    Aug 1, 1976 Marcan, A. [2419], Thailand Clitoria macrophylla var. sericea K000848513 paratype

    Bibliography

    First published in J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot. 2: 38 (1857)

    Accepted by

    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
    • Lock, J.M. & Heald, J. (1994). Legumes of Indo-China a checck-list: 1-164. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Lock, J.M. & Heald, J. (1994). Legumes of Indo-China a checck-list: 1-164. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    • Fantz, P. R. & Predeep, S. V. (1996). Bull. Bot. Survey India (in press.) Clitoria of SE Asia.
    • 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