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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: Desmodieae
Subtribus: Desmodiinae
Genus: Christia
Species: Christia obcordata

Christia obcordata (Poir.) Bakh.f., 1961

Hedysarum loureiroi Spreng.
Hedysarum obcordatum Poir.
Hedysarum reniforme Lour.
Lourea microphylla Wall.
Lourea obcordata Desv.
Lourea obcordata var. reticulata Domin
Lourea reniformis DC.
Lourea reniformis var. reticulata (Domin) Domin
Ploca humilis Lour. ex Gomes Mac

Native distribution areas:

Continental: Asia-Temperate
Regional: Indian subcontinent
Andaman Is., East Himalaya, India
Continental: Asia-Tropical
Regional: Southeastern Asia
Bismarck Archipelago, Cambodia, China Southeast, Hainan, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, New Guinea, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam
Introduced into:

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

Bakhuizen, R.C., 1961. Reinwardtia. A Journal on Taxonomic Botany, Plant Sociology and Ecology. Bogor,, Indonesia 6(1):91.


Govaerts, R. et al. 2020. Christia obcordata in Kew Science Plants of the World online. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2020 Nov 16. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. Nov 16. Christia obcordata. Published online. Accessed: {{{3}}} Nov 16.
Catalogue of Life: 2020 Annual Checklist 2020. Christia obcordata. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2020 Nov 16.
USDA, ARS, Germplasm Resources Information Network. Christia obcordata in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. Accessed: 07-Oct-06.

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