1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Crotalaria L.
      1. Crotalaria alata Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Himalaya to N. Australia.

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    Habit
    Annual/Perennial, Not climbing, Herb/Shrub
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    Use
    Domestic, Environmental, Medicine, Miscellaneous

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, Bangladesh, Bismarck Archipelago, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Jawa, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Nepal, New Guinea, Northern Territory, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Western Australia

    Introduced into:

    Florida, Leeward Is., Madagascar, Mauritius, Queensland, Réunion, Tanzania, Uganda, Windward Is.

    Crotalaria alata Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5356], Nepal K001120659
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5356], Nepal K001120665
    De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 5356] K001120663
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5356] K001120658
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5356], India K001120660
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5356], Nepal K001120661
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5356] K001120662
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5356] K001120664
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5357], Myanmar Crotalaria sagitticaulis K001120666
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5357], Myanmar Crotalaria sagitticaulis K001120667
    Collett, H. [21], Burma Crotalaria collettii K000591102 Unknown type material

    First published in Prodr. Fl. Nepal.: 241 (1825)

    Accepted by

    • Balslav, H. & Chantaranothai, P. (2018). Flora of Thailand 4(3.1): 221-371. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.
    • Balkrishna, A. (2018). Flora of Morni Hills (Research & Possibilities): 1-581. Divya Yoga Mandir Trust.
    • Ninkaew, S. & al. (2017). Crotalaria L. (Fabaceae: Faboideae) in continental Southeast Asia Phytotaxa 320: 1-74.
    • Franck, A.R., Anderson, L.C., Burkhalter, J.R. & Dickman, S. (2016). Additions to the flora of Florida, U.S.A. (2010-2015) Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 10: 175-190.
    • 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).
    • 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.
    • Du Puy, D.J., Labat, N.-N., Rabevohitra, R., Villiers, J.-F., Bosser, J. & Moat, J. (2002). The Leguminosae of Madagascar: 1-737. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
    • Lock, J.M. & Heald, J. (1994). Legumes of Indo-China a checck-list: 1-164. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Polhill, R.M. (1990). Flore des Mascareignes 80: 1-235. IRD Éditions, MSIRI, RBG-Kew, Paris.
    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Franck, A.R., Anderson, L.C., Burkhalter, J.R. & Dickman, S. (2016). Additions to the flora of Florida, U.S.A. (2010-2015) Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 10: 175-190.
    • 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).
    • 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.
    • Du Puy, D.J., Labat, N.-N., Rabevohitra, R., Villiers, J.-F., Bosser, J. & Moat, J. (2002). The Leguminosae of Madagascar: 1-737. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Lock, J.M. & Heald, J. (1994). Legumes of Indo-China a checck-list: 1-164. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Polhill, R.M. (1990). Flore des Mascareignes 80: 1-235. IRD Éditions, MSIRI, RBG-Kew, Paris.
    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
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    • Du Puy, D. J. et al. (2002). The Leguminosae of Madagascar. RBG Kew.
    • Naskar, K. (1993). Plant Wealth of the Lower Ganga Delta Vol. 1
    • Polhill, R, M. (1990). Legumineuses. In: Flore des Mascareignes, Vol 80. J. Bosser et a
    • Caius, J. F. (1989). The medicinal & poisonous Legumes of India. Jodhpur.
    • Ambasta, S. P. (1986). The useful plants of India
    • Polhill, R. M. (1982). A. A. Balkema, Rotterdam 389pp Crotalaria in Africa & Madagasca
    • Polhill, R. M. (1982). Crotalaria in Africa and Madagascar Balkema, Rotterdam
    • Verdcourt, B. (1979). A Manual of New Guinea Legumes. Office of Forests, Lae, PNG
    • de Munk, W. J. (1962). Reinwardtia 6(3) : 195-223. A preliminary revision of...

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