Pleurolobus gangeticus (L.) J.St.-Hil. ex H.Ohashi & K.Ohashi

First published in J. Jap. Bot. 93: 184 (2018)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Tropical & Subtropical Old World to Australia. It is a perennial or subshrub and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Andaman Is., Angola, Assam, Bangladesh, Benin, Bismarck Archipelago, Borneo, Burkina, Cambodia, Cameroon, Caroline Is., Central African Repu, Chad, China South-Central, China Southeast, Congo, East Himalaya, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Gulf of Guinea Is., Hainan, India, Ivory Coast, Jawa, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Laccadive Is., Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Liberia, Malawi, Malaya, Maldives, Mali, Maluku, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, New Guinea, New South Wales, Nicobar Is., Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Northern Territory, Pakistan, Philippines, Queensland, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sumatera, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Uganda, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Western Australia, Yemen, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Introduced into:

Cook Is., Fiji, Jamaica, Madagascar, Marianas, Réunion, Society Is., Trinidad-Tobago, Tuamotu, Tubuai Is.

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6. Scientific Data 8: 215.
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Kew Backbone Distributions

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Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5690] India Desmodium maculatum K001121776 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5690] India Desmodium maculatum K001121774 Unknown Type Material Yes
Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 5690] India Desmodium maculatum K001121775 Unknown Type Material Yes
Oct 1, 2003 Ghogue, J.-P. [1106] Cameroon Desmodium gangeticum K000746638 Yes
Brass, L. J. [24358] Papua New Guinea Desmodium gangeticum K003402954 No
Wallich, N. [5689L] BU Desmodium gangeticum K000980023 Yes
Lace, J., H. [4533] BU Desmodium gangeticum K000980028 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5689] Desmodium gangeticum K001121760 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5689] Burma Desmodium gangeticum K001121771 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5689] Burma Desmodium gangeticum K001121769 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] BU Desmodium gangeticum K000980026 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5689] Burma Desmodium gangeticum K001121773 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5689] India Desmodium gangeticum K001121764 Unknown Type Material Yes
Harris, T. [129] Mozambique Desmodium gangeticum K000545111 Yes
Wallich, N. [5689K] BU Desmodium gangeticum K000980022 Yes
Bidgood, S.; Merrett, L.; Vollesen, K. [9721] Zambia Desmodium gangeticum K001567151 Yes
Bidgood, S.; Merrett, L.; Vollesen, K. [9224] Zambia Desmodium gangeticum K001567128 Yes
Sinsin, B.; Agbani, P.; Yédomonhan, H. [2725] Benin Desmodium gangeticum K001562100 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] India Desmodium gangeticum K000858778 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5689] Desmodium gangeticum K001121768 Unknown Type Material Yes
Lace, J., H. [5089] BU Desmodium gangeticum K000980033 Yes
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 5689] Desmodium gangeticum K001121766 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] BU Desmodium gangeticum K000980024 Yes
Helfer, D. [1632] BU Desmodium gangeticum K000980032 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5689] Desmodium gangeticum K001121767 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5689] Burma Desmodium gangeticum K001121772 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5689] India Desmodium gangeticum K001121765 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5689] Desmodium gangeticum K001121758 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5689] India Desmodium gangeticum K001121762 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5689] Burma Desmodium gangeticum K001121770 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5689] Desmodium gangeticum K001121763 Unknown Type Material Yes
McClelland, J. [s.n.] BU Desmodium gangeticum K000980025 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5689] Desmodium gangeticum K001121759 Unknown Type Material Yes
McClelland, J. [s.n.] BU Desmodium gangeticum K000980031 Yes
leg. ign. [s.n.] Australia Desmodium gangeticum K000279009 Yes

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