Taxon: Alysicarpus rugosus (Willd.) DC. var. heyneanus (Wight & Arn.) Baker

Synonym of Alysicarpus heyneanus Wight & Arn.

Genus: Alysicarpus
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Subtribe: Desmodiinae
Nomen number: 2739
Place of publication: J. D. Hooker, Fl. Brit. India 2:159. 1876
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 12-Jun-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Feb-2007
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System


  1. Pramanik, A. & K. Thothathri 1982. Taxonomic notes on the genus Alysicarpus Desv. (Leguminosae) Bull. Bot. Surv. India 24:112.
  2. Saldanha, C. J. Flora of Karnataka. (F Karnataka)
  3. Sanjappa, M. Legumes of India. 1992 (Leg India)
  4. Verdcourt, B. 1974. Summary of the Leguminosae - Papilionoideae - Hedysareae (sensu lato) of Flora Zambesiaca (Kirkia) 9:552.

Check other web resources for Alysicarpus rugosus (Willd.) DC. var. heyneanus (Wight & Arn.) Baker :

  • 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: Accessed 22 June 2018.