Genus: Desmodium Desv.

 
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Subtribe: Desmodiinae
Alternate family(ies): Papilionaceae
Genus number: 3530
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 580 (292 active, 257 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) against the heterotypic synonyms (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. III) Meibomia Heist. ex Fabr., nom. rej., Grona Lour., nom. rej., & Pleurolobus J. St.-Hil., nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Lewis, G. et al., eds. Legumes of the world. (Leg World) 440.
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Images:

  • Disseminule drawings\; A: Seed; B: embryo in situ; C: transection of seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Embryo drawing: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
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  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Fruit and seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Fruit and seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Fruit and seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Fruit and seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Fruit and seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Fruit and seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Fruits: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Fruits: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
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  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Desmodium
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/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=3530. Accessed 19 November 2018.