1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Rhynchosia Lour.
      1. Rhynchosia bracteata Benth. ex Baker

        This species is accepted, and its native range is India to Indo-China.

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    Habit
    Perennial, Climbing, Herb
    Vernacular
    Junglee Sem

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bangladesh, India, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand

    Rhynchosia bracteata Benth. ex Baker appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Wallich [5554], Myanmar K000900405
    Dalzell [s.n.], India K000900403
    Kurz, S. [2548], Myanmar K000900404
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5554] Dolichos bracteatus K001121273
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5554], Myanmar Dolichos bracteatus K001121275
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5554], Myanmar Dolichos bracteatus K001121276
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5554], Myanmar Dolichos bracteatus K001121277
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5554] Dolichos bracteatus K001121274
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5576], Myanmar Cajanus candicans K001121328

    First published in J.D.Hooker, Fl. Brit. India 2: 225 (1876)

    Accepted by

    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
    • Meena, S.L. (2012). A checklist of the vascular plants of Banaskantha district, Gujarat, India Nelumbo 54: 39-91.
    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Lock, J.M. & Heald, J. (1994). Legumes of Indo-China a checck-list: 1-164. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
    • Meena, S.L. (2012). A checklist of the vascular plants of Banaskantha district, Gujarat, India Nelumbo 54: 39-91.
    • Lock, J.M. & Heald, J. (1994). Legumes of Indo-China a checck-list: 1-164. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • van der Maesen, L. J. G. (2001). Personal Communication.

    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
    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