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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Somalia.

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Herb/Shrub

[FSOM]

M. Thulin et al. Flora of Somalia, Vol. 1-4 [updated 2008] https://plants.jstor.org/collection/FLOS

Type
S1, 7 km on road from Luuq towards Waajid, then 6 km on road towards Yeed, Thulin & Bashir Mohamed 7009 (UPS holo., E EA FT K MOG iso.)
Habit
Shrublet or subshrub to 0.5 m tall; young stems completely covered by appressed white hairs
Leaves
Leaves 1-foliolate; petiole 7–15 mm long; leaflet ± broadly elliptic, 14–46 x 7–33 mm, rounded to shallowly emarginate at the apex, sparsely appressed pubescent on both sides
Inflorescences
Racemes c. 15–40-flowered, 2.5–17 cm long including peduncle of up to 1 cm
Calyx
Calyx c. 1.5–2 mm long, divided to below the middle
Corolla
Standard strigose outside, persistent
Stamens
Stamens c. 4 mm long
Fruits
Pod reflexed, straight or almost so, 10–15 x c. 1.8 mm, dorsiventrally flattened, strigose, 4–7-seeded.
Distribution
S1 only known from the type.
Ecology
Altitude c. 190 m.

Native to:

Somalia

Indigofera lughensis Thulin appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1991 Thulin, M. [7009], Somalia K000392770 isotype

First published in Nordic J. Bot. 12: 322 (1992)

Accepted by

  • Thulin, M. (ed.) (1993). Flora of Somalia 1: 1-493. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Thulin, M. (ed.) (1993). Flora of Somalia 1: 1-493. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 1, (1993) Author: by M. Thulin [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Somalia
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International Legume Database and Information Service
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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