Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 16597 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
FabaceaeFabaceaeFabaceae  
Species Amorpha fruticosa L.
Common name   desert false indigo
Collector(s)
Robert R. Robbins   361  
Coll. Date 25 July 1972 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Illinois
Vermilion County
Locality Danville vicinity, Kickapoo State Park.
    
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Amorpha fruticosa L.

     Amorpha angustifolia (Pursh) Boynt.
     Amorpha bushii Rydb.
     Amorpha croceolanata P.W. Wats.
     Amorpha curtissii Rydb.
     Amorpha dewinkeleri Small
     Amorpha fruticosa var. angustifolia Pursh
     Amorpha fruticosa var. croceolanata (P.W. Wats.) P.W. Wats. ex Mouillef.
     Amorpha fruticosa var. emarginata Pursh
     Amorpha fruticosa var. oblongifolia Palmer
     Amorpha fruticosa var. occidentalis (Abrams) Kearney & Peebles
     Amorpha fruticosa var. tennesseensis (Shuttlw. ex Kunze) Palmer
     Amorpha occidentalis Abrams
     Amorpha occidentalis var. arizonica (Rydb.) Palmer
     Amorpha occidentalis var. emarginata (Pursh) Palmer
     Amorpha tennesseensis Shuttlw. ex Kunze
     Amorpha virgata Small

Common Name(s): desert false indigo, desert indigobush, dullleaf indigo, false indigo, false indigo-bush, indigobush, leadplant.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=25368, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Fabales
                                Family: Fabaceae
                                    Genus: Amorpha
                                        Species: Amorpha fruticosa
                                                                                            

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Taxon Links for species Amorpha fruticosa  L.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

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External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Amorpha+fruticosa

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