Taxon: Crotalaria medicaginea Lam.

 
Genus: Crotalaria
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Crotalarieae
Nomen number: 12348
Place of publication: Encycl. 2:201. 1786
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 22-Dec-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-Sep-2005
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • trefoil rattlepod  (Source: Leg Queensl) - English
  • cascavel  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • crotalária  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Guangdong, Guangxi, Sichuan, Yunnan]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan (s.)

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bangladesh, India, [Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Daman and Diu, Delhi, Goa, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Orissa, Pondicherry, Punjab, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal] Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea
    • INDO-CHINA: Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia [Java]

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales (n.e.), Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia (n.w.), Western Australia (n.)]


    Naturalized

    Asia-Temperate
    • ARABIAN PENINSULA: Oman (natzd.?)
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan (natzd.?)


References:

  1. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam. (F CambLVN)
  2. Australian Systematic Botany Society Flora of central Australia. (F CAust)
  3. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  4. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  5. Hacker, J. B. A guide to herbaceous and shrub legumes of Queensland. 1990 (Leg Queensl)
  6. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  7. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  8. Holland, A. E. 2002. A review of Crotalaria L. (Fabaceae: Crotalarieae) in Australia (Austrobaileya) 6:315-320.
  9. Huang, S. F. & T. C. Huang Taxonomic treatment of the Papilionoideae (Leguminosae) of Taiwan. Taiwania 32:11-117. 1987 (Leg Taiwan)
  10. Jessop, J. P. & H. R. Toelken, eds. Flora of South Australia, ed. 4. (F SAust)
  11. Kumar, S & P. V. Sane Legumes of South Asia: a checklist. 2003 (Leg SAsia)
  12. Lee, A. T. 1978. Some species of Crotalaria in Australia (Telopea) 1:353-354.
  13. Lock, J. M. & C. S. Ford Legumes of Malesia: a checklist. 2004 (Leg Malesia)
  14. Lock, J. M. & J. Heald Legumes of Indochina: a checklist. 1994 (Leg Indochina)
  15. Lock, J. M. & K. Simpson Legumes of West Asia: a checklist. 1991 (Leg WAsia)
  16. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  17. National Herbarium of New South Wales Flora of New South Wales. (F NSW)
  18. Niyomdham, C. 1978. A revision of the genus Crotalaria Linn. (Papilionaceae) in Thailand Thai Forest Bull., Bot. 11:140.
  19. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  20. Sanjappa, M. Legumes of India. 1992 (Leg India)
  21. Verdcourt, B. A manual of New Guinea legumes. (Leg New Guinea)
  22. Yang, C. Y. 1983. On the problems of the classification of Crotalaria in China Bull. Bot. Res., Harbin 3(4):115.

Check other web resources for Crotalaria medicaginea Lam. :

  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=12348. Accessed 26 May 2018.