1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Crotalaria L.
      1. Crotalaria albida B.Heyne ex Roth

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical Asia to N. Australia.

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    Habit
    Annual/Perennial, Not climbing, Herb
    Vernacular
    Ban-Methi

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, New Guinea, Northern Territory, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam, West Himalaya

    Crotalaria albida B.Heyne ex Roth appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Aug 1, 2005 de Vriese [s.n.], Philippines K000264133 isotype
    Aug 1, 2005 s.coll. [99], Jawa K000264132 isotype
    May 1, 2005 Bunnemeyer [12610], Indonesia K000628272
    Jul 3, 2002 Vries, de, M. [99], Jawa K000263296 isotype
    Jan 1, 1999 s.coll. [309], Nepal K000496799
    Jan 1, 1989 Leeuwenberg, A.J.M. [14096], China K000628276
    Feb 16, 1980 van der Maesen, L.J.G. [4169], Sri Lanka K000118054
    Jan 1, 1977 Poilane, E. [20956], Vietnam K000496804
    Aug 10, 1970 Dassanayake, M.D. [214], Sri Lanka K000118055
    Jan 1, 1938 Grevenstuk, A. [13], Indonesia K000628271
    Forrest, G. [4221], China K000628277
    Mooney, H.F. [4159], India K000628283
    McClure, F.A. [13559], China K000628279
    Kerr, A.F.G. [839], Thailand K000591109 Unknown type material
    Matthew, K.M. [28740], India K000496801
    Lace, J.H. [4361], Myanmar K000628273
    Poilane, E. [32678], Vietnam K000628269
    Hosseus, C.C. [59], Thailand K000591108 Unknown type material
    Meebold, A.E. [7544], Myanmar K000628274
    Drummond, J.R. [21734], India K000628281
    Drummond, J.R. [24769], Pakistan K000628285
    Drummond, J.R. [20059], Pakistan K000628286
    Walker [17], Sri Lanka K000591124
    Hu, S.Y. [10103], Hong Kong K000628278
    Beusekom, C.F. van [3474], Thailand K000496805
    Sorensen [1141], Thailand K000628270
    [Wight] [5418], Burma K000591136
    [Wight] [5418], Burma K000591134
    [Wight] [5418], Nepal K000591135
    [Wight] [5418], Burma K000591137
    J.D.H [s.n.], India K000628282
    Zate, B.R. [4106], India K000496800
    Mohammed, Y. [294], Bangladesh K000496802
    Xiao, B.Z. [4720], China K000628275
    Wan, P.P. [79108], China K000628280
    Reddi, B.V. [99459], India K000628284
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5384] Crotalaria montana K001120735 Unknown type material
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5384] Crotalaria montana K001120736 Unknown type material
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5402] Crotalaria parva K001120784
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5402] Crotalaria parva K001120786
    Noton, B. [Cat. no. 5402], India Crotalaria parva K001120785
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5418], Myanmar Crotalaria scoparia K001120835
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5418] Crotalaria scoparia K001120837
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5418], Myanmar Crotalaria scoparia K001120838
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5418], Nepal Crotalaria scoparia K001120839
    Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 5418], Myanmar Crotalaria scoparia K001120836
    De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 5418] Crotalaria scoparia K001120840
    Wallich [s.n.], Burma Crotalaria linifolia K000591099
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5401], Myanmar Crotalaria punctata K001120783
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5401], India Crotalaria punctata K001120781
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5401] Crotalaria punctata K001120782

    First published in Nov. Pl. Sp.: 333 (1821)

    Accepted by

    • Balslav, H. & Chantaranothai, P. (2018). Flora of Thailand 4(3.1): 221-371. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.
    • Ninkaew, S. & al. (2017). Crotalaria L. (Fabaceae: Faboideae) in continental Southeast Asia Phytotaxa 320: 1-74.
    • Sikarwar, R.L.S. (2014). Angiosperm diversity assessment of Chitrakootthe legendary place of Vindhyan range, India Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 38: 563-619.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P. (eds.) in Flora of China Editorial Committee (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Lock, J.M. & Ford, C.S. (2004). Legumes of Malesia a Check-List: 1-295. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • 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
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P. (eds.) in Flora of China Editorial Committee (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Lock, J.M. & Ford, C.S. (2004). Legumes of Malesia a Check-List: 1-295. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • 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
    • Naskar, K. (1993). Plant Wealth of the Lower Ganga Delta Vol. 1
    • Chopra, R. N. et al. (1992). Glossary of Indian medicinal plants. New Delhi.
    • Jain, S. K. (1991). Dictionary of Indian Folk Medicine and Ethnobotany
    • Ambasta, S. P. (1986). The useful plants of India
    • Joshi, G. C. (1986). Studies of the Thistle and Legume Families. PhD Kumaon Univ.
    • Deb, D. B. (1981). The Flora of Tripura State Vol 1
    • Verdcourt, B. (1979). A Manual of New Guinea Legumes. Office of Forests, Lae, PNG
    • Gagnepain, F. (1913). In: Lecomte, H. (ed.), Flore Generale de L'Indochine 2, 2.

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