1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Crotalaria L.
      1. Crotalaria naragutensis Hutch.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Tropical Africa to Sudan.

    [FWTA]

    Papilionaceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958

    Habit
    An erect, branched undershrub, 3–6 ft, high
    Flowers
    Flowers yellow in racemes up to 1 ft. long
    Ecology
    In open savannah.
    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Ecology
    Africa: Sudanian grasslands, Sudanian wooded grassland
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Benin, Burkina, Cameroon, Chad, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Sudan, Togo

    Crotalaria naragutensis Hutch. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    May 1, 1998 Madsen, J.E. [5011], Burkina Faso K000211682
    Dec 30, 1971 Latilo, M.G. [63486], Nigeria K000384091
    Jan 1, 1954 Dalziel, J.M. [304], Nigeria K000384090
    Jan 1, 1954 Chevalier, A. [10161], Chad K000412789
    May 16, 1952 Adams, C.D. [4259], Ghana K000384074
    Keay, R.W.J. [28022], Nigeria K000384088
    Morton, J.K. [8985], Ghana K000384073
    Morton, J.K. [9916], Ghana K000384075
    Morton, J.K. [1267], Ghana K000384076
    Morton, J.K. [1275], Ghana K000384077
    Lely, H.V. [490], Nigeria K000412858
    Lely, H.V. [490], Nigeria K000412859
    Prevett, P.F. [39], Nigeria K000384089
    Leonard, J. [4557], Nigeria K000384087
    Aké Assi, L. [13525], Burkina Faso K000211681
    s.coll. [5528], Niger K000384092
    Davey, J.T. [469], Mali K000211680

    First published in Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1921: 363 (1921)

    Accepted by

    • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. Kew publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
    • Lebrun, J.p., Toutain, B., Gaston, A. & Boudet, G. (1991). Catalogue des Plantes Vasculaires du Burkina Faso: 1-341. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.
    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Boudet, G., Lebrun, J.P. & Demange, R. (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali: 1-465. Etudes d'Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux.
    • Peyre de Fabregues, B. & Lebrun, J.-P. (1976). Catalogue des Plantes Vascularies du Niger: 1-433. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Bak. f. Leg. Trop. Afr. 1: 44.
    • in Kew Bull. 1921: 363
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
    • Lebrun, J.p., Toutain, B., Gaston, A. & Boudet, G. (1991). Catalogue des Plantes Vasculaires du Burkina Faso: 1-341. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.
    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Boudet, G., Lebrun, J.P. & Demange, R. (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali: 1-465. Etudes d'Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Polhill, R. M. (1982). A. A. Balkema, Rotterdam 389pp Crotalaria in Africa & Madagasca

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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    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 2019. 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 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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