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This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropics & Subtropics. It is used to treat unspecified medicinal disorders.

[UPB]

The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

Conservation
Not Evaluated.
Ecology
Alt. 150 - 1000 m.
Habit
Herb or shrub.
Distribution
Naturalised in Colombia.

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Conservation
Not Threatened
Ecology
Africa: Sudanian anthropic landscapes, Lake Victoria regional mosaic; anthropic landscapes., Guinea-Congolia/Sudania regional transition zone; anthropic landscapes., Zambezian anthropic landscapes., Somalia-Masai anthropic landscapes
Habit
Annual/Perennial, Not climbing, Herb/Shrub
Vernacular
Angitratainakoho, Chota Sirphonka, Famafasambo, Hairy Indigo, Patry, Sarivoanjo, Sarivongo, Takotsifotra, Tsiasotry

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Naturalizada en Colombia; Alt. 150 - 1000 m.; Andes, Orinoquia, Valle del Cauca, Valle del Magdalena.
Habit
Hierba, arbusto
Conservation
No Evaluada

[FTEA]

Leguminosae, J. B. Gillett, R. M. Polhill & B. Verdcourt. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1971

Habit
Erect or spreading annual up to 1.5 m. tall; stems cylindrical or slightly ridged, stiffly brownish or, occasionally, white pilose.
Leaves
Stipules linear-setaceous, up to 1 cm. long; rhachis pilose, up to 9 cm. long, including a petiole of up to 2 cm., prolonged up to 13 mm. beyond the lateral leaflets; stipellae not visible; petiolules 2 mm. long; leaflets 5–7 or rarely 9, elliptic-oblong, up to 40 mm. long and 25 mm. wide, the terminal rather longer than the lateral, pilose on both surfaces.
Inflorescences
Racemes dense, many-flowered, hirsute, in all 20 or 30 cm. long, including a peduncle which is more than 25 mm. long but usually shorter than the floriferous part; bracts linear-lanceolate, up to 5 mm. long, caducous; pedicels ± 1 mm. long, reflexed in fruit.
Calyx
Calyx stiffly brown hirsute, ± 4 mm. long, divided almost to the base into linear-setaceous lobes.
Corolla
Corolla white pubescent outside, brick-red or rose, the standard the same colour as the wings.
Stamens
Stamens ± 4 mm. long.
Fruits
Pod straight, rather tetragonal, with well-developed sutures, 12–20 mm. long, ± 2 mm. wide and thick, hirsute, many of the hairs, especially the dorsal ones, usually brown; endocarp strongly spotted.
Seeds
Seeds 6–9, cuboid, angular, strongly pitted.
Figures
Fig. 45/1–14.
Habitat
Weed of cultivated and waste areas; 0–1350 m.; rainfall 900–1700 mm. or rarely less
Distribution
K7 P T1 T3 T4 T6 T8 U1 U2 U3 U4 Z Senegal to Sudan, Congo, Mozambique, Zambia, Angola, Madagascar, also southern Asia and N. Australiaintroduced into tropical America

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[UPB]
Unspecified Medicinal Disorders
Medicinal (State of the World's Plants 2016).

[ILDIS]
Use
Chemical products, Environmental, Forage, Medicine, Toxins

Native to:

Angola, Assam, Bangladesh, Benin, Bismarck Archipelago, Bolivia, Borneo, Botswana, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Burkina, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Repu, Chad, China South-Central, China Southeast, Christmas I., Cocos (Keeling) Is., Comoros, Congo, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Free State, French Guiana, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Gulf of Guinea Is., Guyana, Hainan, India, Ivory Coast, Jawa, Kenya, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaya, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, New Guinea, New South Wales, Niger, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Peru, Philippines, Queensland, Réunion, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South China Sea, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sulawesi, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Uganda, Venezuela, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Western Australia, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Introduced into:

Alabama, Chagos Archipelago, Colombia, Costa Rica, Florida, Georgia, Honduras, Leeward Is., Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nansei-shoto, Nauru, New Caledonia, Niue, Northern Territory, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Windward Is.

Indigofera hirsuta L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Mar 26, 2005 Fraser [128], Australia K000217322
Jan 1, 2003 Hatschbach, G.G. [68558], Brazil K000921161
Aug 1, 2001 Quesada, A. [660], Costa Rica K000724004
Oct 1, 1999 Hatschbach, G.G. [24552], Brazil K000921160
Aug 1, 1996 Hammel, B. [18772], Costa Rica K000724005
Nov 1, 1995 Hatschbach, G.G. [62393], Brazil K000921164
Jan 1, 1995 Panero, J.L. [6190], Mexico K000724002
Jul 1, 1994 Esteves, G.L. [1997], Alagoas K000188206
Oct 21, 1990 Hatschbach, G.G. [46003], Brazil K000921158
Oct 21, 1990 Hatschbach, G.G. [24552], Brazil K000921159
Jan 1, 1987 Rabelo, B.V. [3260], Brazil K000921156
Jan 1, 1984 Soto N., J.C. [6851], Mexico K000724001
Dec 21, 1982 Archer, W.A. [7791], Brazil K000921155
Dec 21, 1982 Rudd [s.n.], Brazil K000921163
Nov 1, 1974 Harley, R.M. [16232], Bahia K000188207
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Australia K000217320
Lewis, G.P. [s.n.], Brazil K000921157
Armstrong [s.n.], Australia K000217319
Mitchell [s.n.], Australia K000217331
Queiroz, L.P. [2190], Bahia K000188205
Brown, R. [s.n.], Australia K000217324
Brown, R. [s.n.], Australia K000217323
Brown, R. [s.n.], Australia K000217333
Cunningham, A. [s.n.], Australia K000217334
Cunningham, A. [s.n.], Australia K000217335
Archer, W.A. [7791], Brazil K000921162
Mueller, F. von [s.n.], Australia K000217325
Mueller, F. von [s.n.], Australia K000217327
Mueller, F. von [s.n.], Australia K000217326
Mueller, F. von [s.n.], Australia K000217328
Mitchell, T.L. [s.n.], Australia K000217329
Mitchell, T.L. [s.n.], Australia K000217330
Bidwill [34], Australia K000217332
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5450], Myanmar K001120974
leg. ign. [s.n.], Australia K000217336
leg. ign. [s.n.], Australia K000217346
leg. ign. [s.n.], Australia K000217337
Pedra Cavalo, G. [278], Bahia K000188204
Tellez, O [205], Mexico K000724003
Leitão Filho, H.F. [2101], Brazil K000921154
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5450] K001120964
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5450], India K001120965
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5450] K001120966
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5450], India K001120967
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5450] K001120968
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5450] K001120969
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5450], India K001120970
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5450], India K001120971
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5450] K001120973
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5450] K001120975
Telfair, C. [Cat. no. 5450], Mauritius K001120972

First published in Sp. Pl.: 751 (1753)

Accepted by

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  • Girmansyah, D. & al. (eds.) (2013). Flora of Bali an annotated checklist: 1-158. Herbarium Bogorensis, Indonesia.
  • Schrire, B.D. (2012). Flora Zambesiaca 3(4): 1-245. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
  • de la Estrella, M., Cabezas, F.J., Aedo, C. & Velayos, M. (2010). The Papilionoideae (Leguminosae) of Equatorial Guinea (Annobón, Bioko and Río Muni) Folia Geobotanica 45: 1-57.
  • Hammel, B.E., Grayum, M.H., Herrera & C. & Zamora, N. (eds.) (2010). Manual de plantas de Costa Rica volumen V. Dicotiledóneas (Clusiaceae-Gunneraceae) Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 119: 1-970. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo) Taxonomania 30: 1-307.
  • Diamond, A.R. & Woods, M. (2009). Noteworthy collections Alabama Castanea 74: 440-443.
  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
  • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
  • Catarino, L., Sampaio Martins, E., Pinto-Basto, M.F. & Diniz, M.A. (2006). Plantas Vasculares e Briófitos da Guiné-Bissau: 1-298. Instituto de investigação científica tropical, Instituto Português de apoio ao desenvolvimento.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
  • Lock, J.M. & Ford, C.S. (2004). Legumes of Malesia a Check-List: 1-295. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Du Puy, D.J., Labat, N.-N., Rabevohitra, R., Villiers, J.-F., Bosser, J. & Moat, J. (2002). The Leguminosae of Madagascar: 1-737. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Iwatsuki, K., Boufford, D.E. & Ohba, H. (eds.) (2001). Flora of Japan IIb: 1-550. Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo.
  • Jørgensen, P.M. & León-Yánes, S. (eds.) (1999). Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Ecuador: 1-1181. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
  • Thaman, R.R., Fosberg, F.R., Manner, H.I. & Hassall, D.C. (1994). The Flora of Nauru Atoll Research Bulletin 392: 1-223.
  • Lock, J.M. & Heald, J. (1994). Legumes of Indo-China a checck-list: 1-164. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • George, A.S., Orchard, A.E. & Hewson, H.J. (eds.) (1993). Oceanic islands 2 Flora of Australia 50: 1-606. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.
  • Brako, L. & Zarucchi, J.L. (1993). Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Gymnosperms of Peru Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 45: i-xl, 1-1286. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Jones, M. (1991). A checklist of Gambian plants: 1-33. Michael Jones, The Gambia College.
  • 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.
  • Polhill, R.M. (1990). Flore des Mascareignes 80: 1-235. IRD Éditions, MSIRI, RBG-Kew, Paris.
  • 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.
  • Smith, A.C. (1985). Flora Vitiensis Nova. A new flora for Fiji (Spermatophytes only) 3: 1-758. Pacific Tropical Botanical Garden, Lawai.
  • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.
  • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 2(1): 1-85. ORSTROM, Bangui.
  • 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.
  • Lebrun, J.-P., Audru, J., Gaston, A. & Mosnier, M. (1972). Catalogue des Plantes Vasculaires du Tchad Méridional: 1-289. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.
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Literature

Useful Plants of Boyacá Project

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Kew Backbone Distributions

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  • Girmansyah, D. & al. (eds.) (2013). Flora of Bali an annotated checklist: 1-158. Herbarium Bogorensis, Indonesia.
  • Schrire, B.D. (2012). Flora Zambesiaca 3(4): 1-245. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
  • de la Estrella, M., Cabezas, F.J., Aedo, C. & Velayos, M. (2010). The Papilionoideae (Leguminosae) of Equatorial Guinea (Annobón, Bioko and Río Muni) Folia Geobotanica 45: 1-57.
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  • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo) Taxonomania 30: 1-307.
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  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
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  • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Du Puy, D.J., Labat, N.-N., Rabevohitra, R., Villiers, J.-F., Bosser, J. & Moat, J. (2002). The Leguminosae of Madagascar: 1-737. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
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  • Lock, J.M. & Heald, J. (1994). Legumes of Indo-China a checck-list: 1-164. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • George, A.S., Orchard, A.E. & Hewson, H.J. (eds.) (1993). Oceanic islands 2 Flora of Australia 50: 1-606. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.
  • Brako, L. & Zarucchi, J.L. (1993). Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Gymnosperms of Peru Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 45: i-xl, 1-1286. Missouri Botanical Garden.
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  • Polhill, R.M. (1990). Flore des Mascareignes 80: 1-235. IRD Éditions, MSIRI, RBG-Kew, Paris.
  • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
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International Legume Database and Information Service
International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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Kew Science Photographs
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Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
ColPlantA database
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