African Plant Database

Desmodium gangeticum var. maculatum (L.) Baker
Information on the genus : Desmodium
Basionym : Hedysarum maculatum L.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Desmodium gangeticum (L.) DC.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Desmodium gangeticum (L.) DC.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Hedysarum maculatum L.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Hedysarum gangeticum L.
=Desmodium gangeticum (L.) DC. (1825)
=Desmodium natalitum Sond.
=Desmodium polygonoides Baker
=Meibomia polygonoides (Baker) Kuntze
=Desmodium lanceolatum (Schumach. & Thonn.) Walp.
=Hedysarum lanceolatum Schumach. & Thonn.
=Hedysarum styracifolium auct. sensu Poir. non L.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1971). Flora of Tropical East Africa Leguminosae[3]: 45

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 18[1&2]: 11-24 (1988).
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