Indigofera

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Contains 9 accepted taxa overall.

Family:FABACEAE
Common Name:INDIGO
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Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order FABALES
FamilyFABACEAE
Genus Indigofera

Citation

Citation INDIGOFERA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 751. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Indigofera tinctoria Linnaeus Lectotypified by Britton & A. Brown, Ill. Fl. N. U.S., ed. 2. 2: 371. 1913.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Indigofera caroliniana CAROLINA INDIGO
Indigofera colutea RUSTY INDIGO
Indigofera hirsuta HAIRY INDIGO
Indigofera miniata COASTAL INDIGO
Indigofera pilosa SOFTHAIRY INDIGO
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Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Acanthonotus Acanthonotus Bentham, in Hooker, Niger Fl. 293. 1849. TYPE: Acanthonotus echinatus (Willdenow) Bentham (Indigofera echinata Willdenow)
Anil Anil Miller, Gard. Dict. Abr., ed. 4. 1754. TYPE: = Indigofera Linnaeus 1753.
Anila Anila Ludwig ex Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 1: 159; 2: 938. 1891. TYPE: = Indigofera Linnaeus 1753.
Bremontiera Bremontiera de Candolle, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 4: 93. 1825. TYPE: Bremontiera ammoxylum de Candolle
Eilemanthus Eilemanthus Hochstetter, Flora 29: 593. 1846. TYPE: Eilemanthus strobilifer Hochstetter
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