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Taxon: Alysicarpus ovalifolius (Schumach.) J. Léonard

 
Genus: Alysicarpus
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Subtribe: Desmodiinae
Nomen number: 2736
Place of publication: Bull. Jard. Bot. État Bruxelles 24:88. 1954
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 17-Nov-1986 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Chad, Ethiopia, Sudan
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Gabon
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Benin, Cote D'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Togo
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Madagascar

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Pakistan
    • INDO-CHINA: Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia [Jawa]


References:

  1. Boudet, G. et al. 1986. Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali
  2. Brunel, J. F. et al., eds. 1984. Flore analytique du Togo. Phanerogames
  3. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques & South African National Biodiversity Institute. African flowering plants database (on-line resource).
  4. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Alysicarpus+ovalifolius&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  5. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper. 1953-1972. Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2.
  6. Meeuwen, M. S. van et al. 1961. Preliminary revision of some genera of Malaysian Papilionaceae II. Reinwardtia 6:87. Note: lists as Alysicarpus ovalifolius Leonard = A. vaginalis
  7. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  8. Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963-. Flora iranica.
  9. Sanjappa, M. & R. P. Bhatt. 1978. Alysicarpus ovalifolius (Schumach.) J. Leonard - a new record for India. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 75:254.
  10. Thulin, M. 1983. Leguminosae of Ethiopia. Opera Bot. 68:1-223.
  11. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952-. Flora of tropical East Africa.
  12. Verdcourt, B. 1974. Summary of the Leguminosae - Papilionoideae - Hedysareae (sensu lato) of Flora Zambesiaca. Kirkia 9:547.
  13. Flora of central Africa (on-line resource).
  14. PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource).

Check other web resources for Alysicarpus ovalifolius (Schumach.) J. Léonard :

  • On-line Flora of Zimbabwe:
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=2736. Accessed 20 July 2019.