African Plant Database

Desmodium heterocarpon (L.) DC.
Information on the genus : Desmodium
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Desmodium heterocarpon (L.) DC. var. heterocarpon
 Hedysarum heterocarpon L.
Taxon infra-specific
Desmodium heterocarpon (L.) DC. var. heterocarpon
Desmodium heterocarpon var. strigosum Meeuwen
Desmodium heterocarpon var. ovalifolium (Prain) H. Ohashi
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Ecology : E and SE Asia, Malesia, Melanesia, New Caledonia, Polynesia (var. heterocarpon only known in cultivation in East Africa).
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Record n°176729
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