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List of names matching "Bolusafra bituminosa"
Status Name
synonym Bolusafra bituminosa (L.) Kuntze

There is one name matching your enquiry. Fagelia bituminosa is the name accepted by ILDIS for the taxon located using your search string. The name you gave is an orthographic variant or other recognised misspelling.

Fagelia bituminosa

Accepted name

Fagelia bituminosa (L.) DC.1, 2


Bolusafra bituminosa (L.) Kuntze1, 2
Glycine bituminosa L.2, 3


Tribe: Phaseoleae;  Genus: Fagelia


Perennial climbing shrub;  insufficiently known

Geographical records

Africa:   South Africa(N)1

Indian Ocean3, 4:   Mauritius(I)3, 4

(N = native, I = introduced, U = uncertain status)

Literature citations



2005 (Indian Ocean) Lock JM & Ireland H (JS2005)


1:Bond, P. & Goldblatt, P. (1984) J.S. Afr. Bot. Special Vol. 13. Plants of the Cape Flora.
2:Roskov Yu. R. (2005) Editorial Scrutiny: Malesian data import (unpubl.)
3:Polhill, R, M. (1990) Legumineuses. In: Flore des Mascareignes, Vol 80. J. Bosser et a
4:Bojer, W. (1837) Hortus Mauritianus ou Enumeration des Plants... l'ile Maurice
5:Kidd, M.M. (1983) Cape Peninsula. South African Wild Flower Guide 3.

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TROPICOS nomenclatural database at Missouri Botanical Garden (W3TROPICOS)


database of root-nodule bacteria at RIKEN, Japan

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