Family:
Fabaceae Lindl.
Genus:
Indigofera L.

Indigofera elliotii (Baker f.) J.B.Gillett

This species is accepted, and its native range is Senegal to Liberia.

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Conservation
Not Threatened
Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Herb/Shrub

[FWTA]

Papilionaceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958

Morphology General Habit
A softly woody plant up to 5 ft. high.

Native to:

Guinea, Liberia, Senegal, Sierra Leone

Indigofera elliotii (Baker f.) J.B.Gillett appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1966 Morton, J.K. [3285], Sierra Leone K000511616 No
Feb 10, 1965 Morton, J.K. [141], Sierra Leone K000511617 No
Jan 1, 1964 Harten, A.M. van [353], Liberia K000511601 No
Dec 14, 1954 Thomas, N.W. [4570], Sierra Leone K000511604 No
Dec 14, 1954 Thomas, N.W. [4663], Sierra Leone K000511603 No
Dec 14, 1954 Deighton, F.C. [336], Sierra Leone K000511610 No
Dec 14, 1954 Jordan, H.D. [676], Sierra Leone K000511613 No
Dec 14, 1954 Linder, D.H. [1553], Liberia K000511602 No
Nov 25, 1954 Garrett [5841], Sierra Leone K000392646 Unknown type material Yes
Nov 25, 1954 Scott Elliot, G.F. [4063], Sierra Leone K000392647 Unknown type material Yes
Nov 25, 1954 Morson [s.n.], Sierra Leone K000392648 Yes
Nov 25, 1954 Gaban [s.n.], Guinea-Bissau K000392649 Yes
Berhaut, R.P. [5102], Senegal K000511599 No
Thomas, N.W. [6281], Sierra Leone K000511607 No
Thomas, N.W. [6938], Sierra Leone K000511618 No
Thomas, N.W. [6666], Sierra Leone K000511608 No
Thomas, N.W. [6054], Sierra Leone K000511615 No
Thomas, N.W. [3221], Sierra Leone K000511606 No
Deighton, F.C. [892], Sierra Leone K000511611 No
Thomas, N.W. [6030], Sierra Leone K000511614 No
Glanville, R.R. [13], Sierra Leone K000511612 No
Berhaut, R.P. [960], Senegal K000511600 No
Thomas, N.W. [5896], Sierra Leone K000511609 No
Thomas, N.W. [5824], Sierra Leone K000511605 No

First published in Kew Bull. 11: 578 (1956)

Accepted by

  • Berhaut, J. (1976). Flore illustrée du Sénégal 5: 1-658. Gouvernement du Sénégal, Ministère du développement rural direction des eaux et forêta, Dakar.
  • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • in Kew Bull. 1955: 578 (1956).

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Berhaut, J. (1976). Flore illustrée du Sénégal 5: 1-658. Gouvernement du Sénégal, Ministère du développement rural direction des eaux et forêta, Dakar.

  • Flora of West Tropical Africa

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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

  • International Legume Database and Information Service

    International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • 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