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Taxon: Clitoria fragrans Small

Genus: Clitoria
Family: Fabaceae (alt. Leguminosae) subfamily: Faboideae tribe: Phaseoleae subtribe: Clitoriinae. Also placed in: Papilionaceae
Nomen number: 320020
Place of publication: Torreya 26:57. 1926
Name verified on: 15-Apr-1994 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 12-Jan-2000
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

SPECIES OF CONSERVATION CONCERN BECAUSE RARE OR ENDANGERED

Species on the following lists:


Common names:

  • pigeon-wings   (Source: End Sp TBull 18-2:13) – English

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)

References:

  • Fantz, P. R. 1993. Revising the classification of cultivated Centrosema and Clitoria in the United States. HortScience 28:675.
  • Fantz, P. R. 2002. Distribution of Clitoria (Leguminosae: Phaseoleae: Clitoriinae) for the Flora of North America project. Vulpia 1:84–85.
  • Fish and Wildlife service. 1993. Final listing rules for 39 species: Plants. Endang. Spec. Techn. Bull. 18(2):13.
  • Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  • Kral, R. 1983. A report on some rare, threatened, or endangered forest-related vascular plants of the South. Techn. Publ. U.S. Forest Serv. R8 TP2, 1:646.
  • Radford, A. E. et al., eds. 1980–. Vascular flora of the southeastern United States.
  • United States Fish and Wildlife Service. U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. Species Information: threatened and endangered animals and plants (on-line resource).
  • Wunderlin, R. P. 1982. Guide to the vascular plants of central Florida.
More:

Check other web resources for Clitoria fragrans Small:


Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?320020 (22 July 2014)

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