Dorycnopsis abyssinica

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Dorycnopsis abyssinica


Taxonavigation: Fabales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Fabales

Familia: Fabaceae
Subfamilia: Faboideae
Tribus: Loteae
Genus: Dorycnopsis
Species: Dorycnopsis abyssinica


Dorycnopsis abyssinica (A.Rich.) V.N.Tikhom. & D.D.Sokoloff, Feddes Repert. 108: 342 (1997)


  • Basionym
    • Helminthocarpon abyssinicum A.Rich., Tent. Fl. Abyss. 1: 200 (1847).
  • Homotypic
    • Vermifrux abyssinica (A.Rich.) J.B.Gillett, Kew Bull. 20: 245 (1966).
  • Heterotypic
    • Antopetitia cancellata Hochst. ex A.Rich., Tent. Fl. Abyss. 1: 210 (1847).


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Northeast Tropical Africa
      • Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan.
  • Continental: Asia-Temperate
    • Regional: Arabian Peninsula
      • Yemen.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


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