Leobordea

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Leobordea
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Crotalarieae[1]
Genus: Leobordea
Del., 1830[2]
Type species
Leobordea lotoidea
Del., 1830[2]
Species[2][3]

See text.

Synonyms[4]
  • Leptis E. Mey. ex Eckl. & Zeyh. 1836
  • Lipozygis E. Mey. 1836
  • Lotononis sect. Leptis (E. Mey. ex Eckl. & Zeyh.) Benth.
  • Lotononis sect. Lipozygis (E. Mey.) Benth.
  • Lotononis sect. Synclistis B.-E. van Wyk 1991

Leobordea is a genus of legumes in the family Fabaceae and the tribe Crotalarieae. Members of this genus are found in the eastern parts of South Africa as well as tropical Africa and the Mediterranean countries. It was recently segregated from the genus Lotononis.[2]

Species[edit]

Section Digitata[edit]

Section Leobordea[edit]

Section Leptis[edit]

Section Lipozygis[edit]

Subsection Bracteolata[edit]

Subsection Lipozygis[edit]

Section Synclistus[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cardoso D, Pennington RT, de Queiroz LP, Boatwright JS, Van Wyk BE, 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. 
  2. ^ a b c d Boatwright JS, Wink M, van Wyk BE (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. 
  3. ^ USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. "GRIN species records of Leobordea". Germplasm Resources Information Network—(GRIN) [Online Database]. National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. Retrieved 11 March 2014. 
  4. ^ Boatwright JS, Wink M, van Wyk BE (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.