Taxon: Listia bainesii (Baker) B.-E. van Wyk & Boatwr.

Genus: Listia
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Crotalarieae
Nomen number: 465221
Place of publication: Taxon 60:171. 2011
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 11-May-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-May-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 22 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage (fide Pl Res SEAs 4:154. 1992)

Distributional Range:


  • Africa

    • South Tropical Africa: Mozambique
    • Southern Africa: Botswana ; Namibia ; South Africa Transvaal

  • Cultivated

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Eastern Asia: Taiwan
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Papuasia: New Guinea
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia


  • Boatwright, J. S. et al. 2011. The generic concept of Lotononis (Crotalarieae, Fabaceae): reinstatement of the genera Euchlora, Leobordea and Listia and the new genus Ezoloba (Taxon) 60:161-177.
  • van Wyck, B. E. 2012. Review of Fabaceae Southern Africa data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2 (pers. comm.)


Check other web resources for Listia bainesii (Baker) B.-E. van Wyk & Boatwr. :

  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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.