Crotalaria

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Contains 15 accepted taxa overall.

Family:FABACEAE
Common Name:RATTLEBOX
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Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order FABALES
FamilyFABACEAE
Genus Crotalaria

Citation

Citation CROTALARIA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 714. 1753, nom. cons.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Crotalaria lotifolia Linnaeus, typ. cons.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Crotalaria alata WINGED RATTLEBOX
Crotalaria avonensis AVON PARK RATTLEBOX; AVON PARK HAREBELLS
Crotalaria incana SHAKESHAKE
Crotalaria juncea SUNN HEMP
Crotalaria lanceolata LANCELEAF RATTLEBOX
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Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Anisanthera Anisanthera Rafinesque, Fl. Tellur. 2: 60. 1837. TYPE: Non designatus.
Chrysocalyx Chrysocalyx Guillemin et al., Fl. Seneg. Tent. 157. 1831. TYPE: Chrysocalyx ebenoides Guillemin et al. Lectotypified by Cowan, Taxon 8: 59. 1959.
Clavulium Clavulium Desvaux, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 9: 407. 1826. TYPE: Clavulium pedunculosum (Desvaux) Desvaux (Crotalaria pedunculosa Desvaux)
Goniogyna Goniogyna de Candolle, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 4: 91. Jan 1825. TYPE: Goniogyna hebecarpa de Candolle Lectotypified by Ali, Taxon 16: 463. 1967.
Heylandia Heylandia de Candolle, Prodr. 2: 12. Nov 1825. TYPE: Heylandia latibrosa (Linnaeus) de Candolle (Hedysarum latebrosum Linnaeus) Lectotypified by Wight & Arnott, Prodr. Fl. Ind. Orient. 180. 1834.
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