Family:
Fabaceae Lindl.
Genus:
Indigofera L.

Indigofera wightii Graham ex Wight & Arn.

This species is accepted, and its native range is India, Sri Lanka, Hainan to Indo-China.

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub

Native to:

Cambodia, Hainan, India, Laos, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam

Indigofera wightii Graham ex Wight & Arn. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Wight [862], Karnataka K000848597 Yes
s.coll. [3513], Sri Lanka K000848672 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5458], India K001120999 Yes
Wallich [5458], India K000848600 Yes
s.coll. [5448], India K000848599 Yes
Wight [862], India K000848598 Yes
Wallich [5485], India K000848601 Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [3083], Thailand Indigofera pallida K000848660 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5485] Indigofera foliolosa K001121069 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5485] Indigofera foliolosa K001121070 Yes

First published in Prodr. Fl. Ind. Orient. 1: 202 (1834)

Accepted by

  • Balslav, H. & Chantaranothai, P. (2018). Flora of Thailand 4(3.1): 221-371. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.
  • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Lock, J.M. & Heald, J. (1994). Legumes of Indo-China a checck-list: 1-164. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Ranasinghe, S. & al. (2020). The national red list 2020 - Conservation status of the flora of Sri Lanka: 1-254. Biodiversity secretariat, Ministry of environment and the national herbarium.
  • Toyama, H. & al. (2013). Inventory of the woody flora in Permanent plats of Kampong Thom and Kompong Chhnang provinces, Cambodia Acta Phytotaxonomica et Geobotanica 64: 45-105.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Toyama, H. & al. (2013). Inventory of the woody flora in Permanent plats of Kampong Thom and Kompong Chhnang provinces, Cambodia Acta Phytotaxonomica et Geobotanica 64: 45-105.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • International Legume Database and Information Service

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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/
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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

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