Family:
Fabaceae Lindl.
Genus:
Indigofera L.

Indigofera damarana Merxm. & A.Schreib.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Namibia to Cape Prov.

[ILDIS]

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Conservation
Insufficiently known
Ecology
Africa: Karroo-Namib shrubland
Morphology General Habit
Annual, Not climbing, Herb

Native to:

Cape Provinces, Namibia

Indigofera damarana Merxm. & A.Schreib. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Wilman, M [1384], South Africa K000393304 holotype Yes

First published in Bull. Jard. Bot. État Bruxelles 27: 274 (1957)

Accepted by

  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

International Legume Database and Information Service

  • Gillett, J. B. (1958). Kew Bull. Addnl. ser. 1:1-166. Indigofera.. in Tropical Africa.
  • Merxmuller, H. & Schreiber, A. (1957). Bull. Jard. Bot. Brux. 27:267-77. Einige neue Leguminosen aus SWA

  • 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

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. 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 2022. 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