1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Uraria Desv.
      1. Uraria rufescens (DC.) Schindl.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical Asia.

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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb/Shrub

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Jawa, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Sulawesi, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam

    Uraria rufescens (DC.) Schindl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jul 1, 2005 Horsfield, T. [70], Jawa K000263308 Unknown type material
    Jul 1, 2005 Horsfield, T. [70], Jawa K000263307 Unknown type material
    Henry, A. [3137], Hubei K000858916
    Henry, A. [2361], Hubei K000858917
    Wallich [5684], Myanmar K000858892
    Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 5682], Myanmar Uraria lanceolata K001121716
    Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 5682], Myanmar Uraria lanceolata K001121717
    Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 5682], Myanmar Uraria lanceolata K001121718
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5683] Uraria desmodoides K001121719

    First published in Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 21: 14 (1925)

    Accepted by

    • Choudhary, R.K., Srivastava, R.C., Das, A.K. & Lee, J. (2012). Floristic diversity assessment and vegetation analysis of Upper Siang district of eastern Himalaya in North East India Korean Journal of Plant Taxonomy 42: 222-246.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P. (eds.) in Flora of China Editorial Committee (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • 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
    • Choudhary, R.K., Srivastava, R.C., Das, A.K. & Lee, J. (2012). Floristic diversity assessment and vegetation analysis of Upper Siang district of eastern Himalaya in North East India Korean Journal of Plant Taxonomy 42: 222-246.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P. (eds.) in Flora of China Editorial Committee (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • 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.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Kumar, S. & Sane PV (2003). Legumes of South Asia: a check-list. RBG Kew.
    • Sivarajan, V. V. & Mathew, P. (1997). Flora of Nilambur, Western Ghats, Kerala
    • Thuan, N. et al. (1987). In: Flore du Cambodge, du Laos et du Vietnam, Vol. 23. P.
    • Backer, C. A. (1963). Flora of Java. Groningen, The Netherlands
    • Haines, H. H. (1922). The Botany of Bihar & Orissa, Part 3. London.

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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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
    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