1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Ototropis Nees
      1. Ototropis amethystina (Dunn) H.Ohashi & K.Ohashi

        This species is accepted, and its native range is China (Yunnan) to N. Thailand.

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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    China South-Central, Thailand

    Ototropis amethystina (Dunn) H.Ohashi & K.Ohashi appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dec 14, 1926 Garrett, H.B.G. [53], Thailand Desmodium amethystinum K000628207
    Henry, A. [12614], Yunnan Desmodium amethystinum K000628208 Unknown type material
    Henry, A. [12614], Yunnan Desmodium amethystinum K000628209 Unknown type material
    Henry, A. [12614], China Desmodium amethystinum K000628210 Unknown type material

    First published in J. Jap. Bot. 87: 112 (2012)

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • 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. & Heald, J. (1994). Legumes of Indo-China a checck-list: 1-164. 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
    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