African Plant Database

Indigofera ormocarpoides Baker
Protologue : J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 22: 464 (1887)
Information on the genus : Indigofera
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Indigofera moniliformis Baker f. (1903) 1871, non E.Mey. 1836
=*Indigofera torulosa Baker (1871) non E.Mey.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Deciduous shrub, softly woody, ± 2-4 m tall with slander, sparsely branched zigzag stems; branches densely appressed strigulose when young, glabrescent later.
Ecology : Dense bush; thickets fringing stream; in tall grass annually burned; riparian forest; near rivers, streams, rocky outcrops, termite mounds; 0-1100 m alt.
  Caprivi Strip, Botswana, S. Africa (N Transvaal); Madagascar.
Biol./Eco : Shrub; Subhumid, Dry; Woodland, Inselberg/Rock Face; 0-499 m, 500-999 m; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2012). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 3(4): 125

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Kew Bull. 53: 651-668 (1998)
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 65190
Record n°65190
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