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This species is accepted, and its native range is Somalia.

[FSOM]

M. Thulin et al. Flora of Somalia, Vol. 1-4 [updated 2008] https://plants.jstor.org/collection/FLOS

Type
N2, “Serrut” Mt near “Meid”, Hildebrandt 1388 (W holo. not seen, K iso.)
Habit
Slender shrub to 4 m tall; stems strigulose
Leaves
Leaf-rhachis up to 25 mm long including petiole of up to 8 mm
Leaflets
Leaflets 5–7, opposite, elliptic to obovate, up to 12 x 7 mm, strigulose on both sides
Inflorescences
Racemes c. 10–20-flowered, dense, shortly pedunculate
Calyx
Calyx c. 2.5 mm long, brown strigulose, divided to almost one-third of its length
Corolla
Standard brown strigose
Stamens
Stamens c. 7 mm long
Fruits
Pod c. 30–40 x 3 mm, straight, white strigose, c. 6-seeded.
Distribution
N2, 3; Yemen
Ecology
Altitude range 800–1600 m.
Vernacular
Rialojobbe (Somali).

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub

Native to:

Somalia

Indigofera sedgewickiana Vatke & Hildebrandt appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Hildebrandt, J.M. [1388], Somalia K000392762 Unknown type material

First published in Oesterr. Bot. Z. 28: 202 (1878)

Accepted by

  • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 1, (1993) Author: by M. Thulin [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Somalia
Flora of Somalia
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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