Entada Adans.

First published in Fam. Pl. 2: 318 (1763)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Tropics & Subtropics.

Distribution

Native to:

Andaman Is., Angola, Assam, Bangladesh, Belize, Benin, Bismarck Archipelago, Bolivia, Borneo, Botswana, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil West-Central, Burkina, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, Caprivi Strip, Caroline Is., Central African Repu, Central American Pac, Chad, China South-Central, China Southeast, Christmas I., Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Cook Is., Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, East Himalaya, Ecuador, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Free State, French Guiana, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Hainan, Haiti, Hawaii, Honduras, India, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jawa, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Laos, Leeward Is., Lesotho, Lesser Sunda Is., Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaya, Maldives, Mali, Maluku, Marianas, Marshall Is., Mauritania, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, New Caledonia, New Guinea, Nicaragua, Nicobar Is., Niger, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Northern Territory, Panamá, Peru, Philippines, Phoenix Is., Puerto Rico, Queensland, Rwanda, Samoa, Santa Cruz Is., Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Is., Somalia, South China Sea, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Suriname, Swaziland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tibet, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad-Tobago, Tubuai Is., Uganda, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis-Futuna Is., Windward Is., Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Introduced into:

Mauritius

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.
  • Tateishi, Y., Wakita, N. & Kajita, T. (2008). Taxonomic revision of the genus Entada (Leguminosae) in the Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Acta Phytotaxonomica et Geobotanica 59: 194-210.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Benth. in Trans. Linn. Soc. 30: 363 (1875).
  • —F.T.A. 2: 325

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Brenan in Kew Bull. 20: 361-378 (1966).
  • Fam. Pl. 2: 318 (1763).

Flora of Somalia

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

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Fam. Pl. 2: 318 (1763)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jul 25, 2012 Hemp, A. [5018] Tanzania K000822809 Yes
Jun 30, 2010 Banze, A. [67] Mozambique K000546058 Yes
Jan 1, 2007 Bourgeau, M. [3200] Mexico K000503312 Yes
Dec 23, 1966 Richards, H.M. [11952] Zambia K000232131 Holotype Yes
Sep 22, 1955 Torre, A.R. [4750A] Mozambique K000232129 Isotype Yes
Sep 22, 1955 Torre, A.R. [4750A] Mozambique K000232130 Isotype Yes
Koenen, E.; Rabarijaona, R.; Aebli, A.; Razafindranazy, J-J. [302] Madagascar K001609798 Yes
Balgooy, M.M.J., van [7100] Malaysia K000654014 No
Balgooy, M.M.J, van [7100] Malaysia K000654015 No
Dupuy, D.J.; DuPuy, B.P.; Raharilala, R. [M334] Madagascar K:SPC-63272.000 No
Poilane, E. [20691] Laos K000635339 Type Yes
Madagascar K000232124 Unknown Type Material Yes
Flamigui [469] K000232167 Type Yes
Hildebrandt, J.M. [2952] Madagascar K000232125 Unknown Type Material Yes
Soejarto, D.D.; Bouamanivong, K. [10880] Laos K000635407 No

Sources

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    • Flora Zambesiaca
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  • Flora of Somalia

    • Flora of Somalia
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  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
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    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0