Desmodium limense Hook.

First published in Bot. Misc. 2: 215 (1830)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Galápagos, Peru to Bolivia. It is a climbing subshrub and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Bolivia, Galápagos, Peru

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Brako, L. & Zarucchi, J.L. (1993). Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Gymnosperms of Peru. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 45: i-xl, 1-1286. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.
  • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Brako, L. & Zarucchi, J.L. (1993). Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Gymnosperms of Peru. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 45: i-xl, 1-1286. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Peru K000328129 Unknown Type Material Yes
Cruickshanks [s.n.] Peru K000328130 Unknown Type Material Yes
Darwin, C. [s.n.] Ecuador K000328122 Unknown Type Material Yes
Mandon, G. [738] Bolivia K000328120 Unknown Type Material Yes
Mathews [423] Peru K000328127 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wood [s.n.] Ecuador K000328123 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [757] Peru K000328126 Unknown Type Material Yes
Mathews [s.n.] Peru K000328125 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [813] Peru K000328124 Unknown Type Material Yes
Peru K000328128 Unknown Type Material Yes
Darwin, C. [s.n.] Ecuador K000328121 Unknown Type Material Yes
Krukoff, B.A. [10389] Bolivia Desmodium mandonii K001476465 Yes

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • 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