Indigofera spicata

Family:FABACEAE
Species:Indigofera spicata Forssk.
Common Name:Trailing Indigo
Habitat:**
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Herb
Duration:**
Category:Vascular
USDA Symbol:INSP2
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Not Native
References:**
Specimen: View specimen details in the Alabama Herbarium Consortium Specimen Database

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

FamilyFABACEAE - Pea/Bean family
Genus Indigofera
Species Indigofera spicata Forssk. - Trailing Indigo

Citation

Citation INDIGOFERA SPICATA Forsskål, Fl. Aegypt.-Arab. 138. 1775.
Basionym: **
Type: YEMEN: Bolgose, s.d., Forsskål s.n. (holotype: C).

** Not applicable or data not available.

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Anila celebica Anila celebica (Miquel) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 939. 1891.Indigofera celebica Miquel 1855. 
Anila parkeri Anila parkeri (Baker) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 939. 1891.Indigofera parkeri Baker 1883. 
Anila spicata Anila spicata (Forsskål) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 939. 1891.Indigofera spicata Forsskål 1775. 
Indigofera celebica Indigofera celebica Miquel, Fl. Ned. Ind. 1(1): 311. 1855. INDONESIA: Celebes: Without data, Zollinger 1173 (holotype: P).
Indigofera hendecaphylla var. acutifolia Indigofera hendecaphylla Jacquin, var. acutifolia Chiovenda, Annuario Reale Ist. Bot. Roma 8: 88. 1903. ETHIOPIA: Eritrea: Without data, Pappi 283 (holotype: FI).
Indigofera hendecaphylla var. angustifolia Indigofera hendecaphylla Jacquin, var. angustifolia A. Richard, Tent. Fl. Abyss. 1: 182. 1847. ETHIOPIA: Adoense, Mt. Scholada, s.d., Schimper 366 (holotype: W; isotype: K).
Indigofera hendecaphylla var. major Indigofera hendecaphylla Jacquin, var. major Baker f., Legum. Trop. AFr. 135. 1926. ZIMBABWE: Without data, Macauly 338 (holotype: K).
Indigofera hendecaphylla var. parvula Indigofera hendecaphylla Jacquin, var. parvula Chiovenda, Annuario Reale Ist. Bot. Roma 8: 88. 1903. ETHIOPIA: Eritrea: Without data, Schweinfurth 1752 (holotype: FI).
Indigofera kleinii Indigofera kleinii Wight & Arnott, Prodr. Fl. Ind. Orient. 1: 204. 1834. INDIA: Without data, Wight 2420 (holotype: K).
Indigofera neglecta Indigofera neglecta N. Brown, in Burtt-Davy, Man. Fl. Transvaal 2(24): 371. 1932. SOUTH AFRICA: Transvaal: Crocodile River, s.d., Burke s.n. (holotype: K).
Indigofera parkeri Indigofera parkeri Baker, J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 20: 126. 1883. MADAGASCAR: Without data, Parker s.n. (holotype: K).
Indigofera parvula Indigofera parvula Delile, in Cailliaud, Cent. Pl. Afr. Voy. Meroe 38, t. 64(3.1). 1826. SUDAN: Kerebyn, s.d., Cailliaud s.n. (holotype: MPU?; isotype: P).

Specimens and Distribution

This species has been reported in the following counties by the herbaria listed. An overview of the individual specimens are provided in the table that follows. Click on the accession number to view details; click on column headers to sort; choose a county or herbaria to filter the specimen data.

Counties included on distribution map: Mobile

Counties represented by specimen data listed below:

Herbaria represented by specimen data listed below: TROY, UWAL

Range of years during which specimens were collected: -

Barcode / Accession No. County Coll. Date Collector &
Collection No.
Herbarium &
Herbarium Name Used
Image
UWAL0032807 Mobile 02 Oct 2015 Keener, Brian R.
9277
UWAL
Indigofera spicata Forsskål
TROY000034948 Mobile 18 Jun 2011 Howard E. Horne
1631
TROY
Indigofera spicata Forssk.
UWAL0008610 Mobile 18 Jun 2011 Horne, Howard E.
1631
UWAL
Indigofera spicata Forsskal
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