1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Rothia Pers.
      1. Rothia indica (L.) Druce

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. & S. India, Sri Lanka, China (Guangdong) to Peninsula Malaysia, Australia.

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    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Annual/Perennial, Not climbing, Herb

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    China Southeast, Hainan, India, Laos, Malaya, Northern Territory, Queensland, South China Sea, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Western Australia

    Rothia indica (L.) Druce appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5940] Hosackia indica K001122586
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5940] Hosackia indica K001122587

    First published in Rep. Bot. Exch. Club Soc. Brit. Isles 3: 423 (1913 publ. 1914)

    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.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Boatwright, J.S., Tilney, P.M. & van Wyk, B.-E. (2008). A taxonomic revision of the genus Rothia (Crotalarieae, Fabaceae) Australian Systematic Botany 21: 422-430.
    • Lock, J.M. & Ford, C.S. (2004). Legumes of Malesia a Check-List: 1-295. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • 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
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Boatwright, J.S., Tilney, P.M. & van Wyk, B.-E. (2008). A taxonomic revision of the genus Rothia (Crotalarieae, Fabaceae) Australian Systematic Botany 21: 422-430.
    • 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.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Singh, A. N. (1993). In: Verma, D. M. & al. (Eds.) Flora of Madhya Pradesh, Vol. 1.
    • Jain, S. K. (1991). Dictionary of Indian Folk Medicine and Ethnobotany
    • Nguyen van Thuan, Dy Phon &CNi (1987). Flore du Cambodge, du Laos et du Vietnam. Vol. 23.
    • Ambasta, S. P. (1986). The useful plants of India

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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    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