1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Mucuna Adans.
      1. Mucuna imbricata (Roxb. ex Lindl.) DC. ex Baker

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Indian Subcontinent to Myanmar.

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Perennial, Climbing, Shrub

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, East Himalaya, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Nicobar Is., Pakistan, Sri Lanka, West Himalaya

    Mucuna imbricata (Roxb. ex Lindl.) DC. ex Baker appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    May 1, 1985 Wallich, N. [5623], Bangladesh K000623185 lectotype
    May 1, 1985 s.coll. [s.n.], Indian Subcontinent K000894909
    Jan 1, 1985 Kingdon-Ward, F. [7889], India K000623189
    Jan 1, 1985 Hooker [s.n.], Bangladesh K000623186
    Jan 1, 1985 Hooker [s.n.], Bangladesh K000623190
    Jan 1, 1985 Belcher, R.O. [769], Myanmar K000623191
    Jan 1, 1985 Meebold, A. [7261], India K000623188
    Jan 1, 1985 Watt [5175], India K000623187

    First published in J.D.Hooker, Fl. Brit. India 2: 185 (1876)

    Accepted by

    • Dash, S.S. (2011). Notes on the distribution of some Legume species in Arunachal Pradesh Nelumbo 53: 183-193.
    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Dash, S.S. (2011). Notes on the distribution of some Legume species in Arunachal Pradesh Nelumbo 53: 183-193.
    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

    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
    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