Crotalaria calycina Schrank


Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Fabales (229)

        Family: Fabaceae (229) (family description)

          Genus: Crotalaria (9)

           Epithet: calycina Schrank (1)

Synonyms: Crotalaria anthylloides D.Don, Crotalaria roxburghiana DC., Crotalaria stricta Roxb.

anthylloides => resembling Anthyllis

calycina => nature or form of a calyx

roxburghiana => in honor of William Roxburgh (1751-1815), Scottish surgeon and botanist

stricta => drawn together, stiff, upright


Climate: tropical

Habit: herb

Flower colour: yellow

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