Family:
Fabaceae Lindl.
Genus:
Indigofera L.

Indigofera bayensis Thulin

This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Somalia.

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Morphology General Habit
Annual/Perennial, Not climbing, Herb

[FSOM]

M. Thulin et al. Flora of Somalia, Vol. 1-4 [updated 2008] https://plants.jstor.org/collection/FLOS

Type
S1, 4 km S of Diinsoor, Thulin, Hedrén & Abdi Dahir 7644 (UPS holo., FT K MOG iso.)
Morphology General Habit
Annual or short-lived perennial subprostrate herb
Morphology Stem
Stems up to 50 cm long, pubescent with spreading to subappressed hairs
Morphology Leaves
Leaves pinnately (3–)5–13-foliolate, pubescent; rhachis up to 40 mm long including petiole of 1–4 mm; leaflets elliptic to obovate, up to 7 x 5 mm, subtruncate to emarginate at the apex
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Racemes c. 10–20-flowered; peduncle 1–2.5 cm long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx 1.6–2 mm long, divided to below the middle
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Standard pubescent with spreading hairs outside
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens 4–4.5 mm long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Pods 14–20 x 1.6–2 mm, straight, somewhat flattened, sparsely pubescent, 10–12-seeded.
Distribution
S1 not known elsewhere.
Ecology
Altitude range 95–325 m.

Native to:

Somalia

Indigofera bayensis Thulin appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1991 Thulin, M. [7644], Somalia K000392779 isotype Yes

First published in Nordic J. Bot. 12: 315 (1992)

Accepted by

  • Thulin, M. (ed.) (1993). Flora of Somalia 1: 1-493. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Thulin, M. (ed.) (1993). Flora of Somalia 1: 1-493. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 1, (1993) Author: by M. Thulin [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

  • Flora of Somalia

    Flora of Somalia
    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