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

[FSOM]

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

Type
S1, Buurhakaba, Thulin, Hedrén & Abdi Dahir 7545 (UPS holo., E FT K MOG iso.)
Habit
Annual erect herb, up to 40 cm tall; stems sparsely pubescent with subappressed hairs
Leaves
Leaves pinnately 7–13-foliolate, sessile, pubescent; rhachis up to 30 mm long
Leaflets
Leaflets ± narrowly obovate-elliptic, up to 9 x 5 mm, rounded to emarginate at the apex, the lowermost pair at the very base of the rhachis, underside of leaflets with c. 3–4 pairs of tubercles c. 0.1 mm in diam., one tubercle also beneath the tip of each leaflet
Inflorescences
Racemes c. 12–22-flowered; peduncle c. 0.6–1 cm long
Calyx
Calyx c. 2 mm long, divided to below the middle, each lobe with a reddish-brown tubercle beneath the tip
Corolla
Standard pubescent with spreading hairs outside
Stamens
Stamens c. 4 mm long
Fruits
Pods 13–20 x 1.6–2 mm, straight, flattened, sparsely strigose, 9–10-seeded.
Distribution
S1 not known elsewhere.
Ecology
Altitude range 230–300 m.

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Habit
Annual, Not climbing, Herb

Native to:

Somalia

Indigofera phymatodea Thulin appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1991 Thulin, M. [7545], Somalia K000392764 isotype

First published in Nordic J. Bot. 12: 323 (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
Flora of Somalia
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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
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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