African Plant Database

Indigofera arenophila Schinz
Protologue : Bull. Herb. Boissier 6: 524 (1898)
Information on the genus : Indigofera
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Indigofera antennulifera L. Bolus (1915)
=*Lotononis omahekensis Dinter ex A. Schreib.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Densely grey-villose slender annual, diffuse or suberect herb; stems rounded to 25 cm long; with a long tap-root; with antenna-like glands which terminate stipules, leaflets, calyx segments, very similar to those of Rhynchosia antennulifera.
Ecology : Sand; to 915 m alt.
  Near I. kuntzei.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2012). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 3(4): 146
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 64931
Record n°64931
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