1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Lotus L.
      1. Lotus australis Andrews

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Nansei-shoto to Taiwan (Lan Yü), Papuasia to Australia.

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bismarck Archipelago, New Guinea, New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia

    Lotus australis Andrews appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Gunn [439], Tasmania K000873221
    Mitchell, T.L. [404], Queensland K000873216 Unknown type material
    Mitchell, T.L. [80], Australia K000873222 syntype
    Milne [110], New Caledonia K000873206
    MacGillivray, J. [794], New Caledonia K000873207
    Cunningham, A. [47], New South Wales K000873217
    Mueller, F.J.H.von [s.n.], South Australia K000873220 syntype
    s.coll. [s.n.], New Caledonia K000873205
    s.coll. [s.n.] K000873219
    McGillivray, J.M. [s.n.], Queensland K000873218

    First published in Bot. Repos. 10: t. 624 (1811)

    Accepted by

    • Lepschi, B. & Monro, A. (Project Coordinators) (2014). Australian Plant Census (APC) Council of Heads of Australian Herbaria. http://www.anbg.gov.au/chah/apc/index.html.
    • Lock, J.M. & Ford, C.S. (2004). Legumes of Malesia a Check-List: 1-295. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Iwatsuki, K., Boufford, D.E. & Ohba, H. (eds.) (2001). Flora of Japan IIb: 1-550. Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Lepschi, B. & Monro, A. (Project Coordinators) (2014). Australian Plant Census (APC) Council of Heads of Australian Herbaria. http://www.anbg.gov.au/chah/apc/index.html.
    • Lock, J.M. & Ford, C.S. (2004). Legumes of Malesia a Check-List: 1-295. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Verdcourt, B. (1979). A Manual of New Guinea Legumes. Office of Forests, Lae, PNG

    Sources

    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/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0