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

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Conservation
Not Threatened
Habit
Annual, Not climbing, Herb/Shrub

[FWTA]

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

Habit
Branching, semiwoody herb up to 2 ft. high.

Native to:

Benin, Burkina, Cameroon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, Togo

Indigofera geminata Baker appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Dec 1, 1993 Porembski, S. [1439], Liberia K000385583
Dec 1, 1993 Porembski, S. [1439], Liberia K000385584
Dec 1, 1993 Porembski, S. [1447], Liberia K000385585
Dec 1, 1993 Porembski, S. [1445], Liberia K000385586
Dec 1, 1993 Porembski, S. [1446], Liberia K000385587
Jan 1, 1977 Ern, H. [1466], Togo K000385581
Jan 1, 1977 Ern, H. [2341], Togo K000385582
Dec 17, 1954 Rowland [s.n.], Nigeria K000385571
Gillett, J.B. [15405], Nigeria K000385572
Dalziel, J.M. [1221], Nigeria K000385570
Stanfield, D.P. [45648], Nigeria K000385573
Morton, J.K. [3774], Ghana K000385578
Hall, J.B. [37916], Ghana K000385580
Barter [966], Nigeria K000392642
Barter [966], Nigeria K000392643
Rose Innes, R. [32050], Ghana K000385576
Barter, C. [s.n.], Nigeria K000392644 Unknown type material
Irvine, F.R. [4622], Ghana K000385575
Irvine, F.R. [4710], Ghana K000385577
Saxer, A. [382], Cameroon K000385566
Madsen, J.E. [5330], Burkina Faso K000385567
Madsen, J.E. [5967], Burkina Faso K000385568
Chevalier, A.J.B. [24772], Burkina Faso K000385569
Skillinck, M. [268], Nigeria K000385574

First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 2: 81 (1871)

Accepted by

  • 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.
  • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Berhaut Fl. Sen. 52, partly.
  • Tiss. in Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat., sér. 2, 3: 265
  • Bak. f. Leg. Trop. Afr. 1: 121, partly
  • in F.T.A. 2: 81 (1871)

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • 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.
  • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.

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