Lotononis

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Lotononis
Lotononis galpinii.jpg
Lotononis galpinii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Crotalarieae[1][2]
Genus: Lotononis
(DC.) Eckl. & Zeyh.
Species

See text.

Synonyms[3]
  • Amphinomia DC.
  • Buchenroedera Eckl. & Zeyh.
  • Krebsia Eckl. & Zeyh.
  • Lipozygis E. Mey.
  • Telina E. Mey.
Lotononis sp.

Lotononis is a genus of legumes in the family Fabaceae and the tribe Crotalarieae. Almost all of the species in the genus occur in southern Africa.

Species[edit]

Several species were recently transferred from Lotononis to four new or restored genera (Euchlora, Ezoloba, Leobordea, and Listia).[3] The species retained in Lotononis are:[3][4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Boatwright JS, le Roux MM, Wink M, Morozova T, Van Wyk B-E. (2008). "Phylogenetic relationships of tribe Crotalarieae (Fabaceae) inferred from DNA sequences and morphology". Syst Bot 33 (4): 752–761. doi:10.1600/036364408786500271. JSTOR 40211942. 
  2. ^ Cardoso D, Pennington RT, de Queiroz LP, Boatwright JS, Van Wyk B-E, Wojciechowski MF, Lavin M. (2013). "Reconstructing the deep-branching relationships of the papilionoid legumes". S Afr J Bot 89: 58–75. doi:10.1016/j.sajb.2013.05.001. 
  3. ^ a b c Boatwright JS, Wink M, van Wyk B-E. (2011). "The generic concept of Lotononis (Crotalarieae, Fabaceae): Reinstatement of the genera Euchlora, Leobordea and Listia and the new genus Ezoloba". Taxon 60 (1): 161–77. 
  4. ^ "ILDIS LegumeWeb entry for Lotononis". International Legume Database & Information Service. Cardiff School of Computer Science & Informatics. Last edited on 1 November 2005 (rebuilt on 24 April 2013). Retrieved 11 March 2014.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  5. ^ USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. "GRIN species records of Lotononis". Germplasm Resources Information Network—(GRIN) [Online Database]. National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. Retrieved 11 March 2014. 
  6. ^ Some sources treat Lotononis listii as a synonym of Listia heterophylla.

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