Fine Art

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: Trifolieae
Genus: Parochetus
Species: P. africanus – P. communis

Parochetus Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don, 1825


Cosmiusa Alef., Bot. Zeit. 24: 146 (1866)

Native distribution areas:

Continental: Africa
Regional: Northern Africa
Continental: Tropical Africa & tropical Asia
Assam, Bangladesh, Burundi, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Ethiopia, India, Jawa, Kenya, Lesser Sunda Is., Malawi, Myanmar, Nepal, Rwanda, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Thailand, Tibet, Uganda, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Zaïre, Zimbabwe
Introduced into:
New Zealand North, New Zealand South

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

Buchanan-Hamilton, F. ex D.Don; 1825. Prodromus Florae Nepalensis 240


Govaerts, R. et al. 2021. Parochetus in Kew Science Plants of the World online. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2021 Jun 14. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2021. Parochetus. Published online. Accessed: Jun 14 2021. 2021. Parochetus. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2021 Jun 14.
Hassler, M. 2021. Parochetus. World Plants: Synonymic Checklists of the Vascular Plants of the World In: Roskovh, Y., Abucay, L., Orrell, T., Nicolson, D., Bailly, N., Kirk, P., Bourgoin, T., DeWalt, R.E., Decock, W., De Wever, A., Nieukerken, E. van, Zarucchi, J. & Penev, L., eds. 2021. Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2021 Jun 14. Reference page.
Hassler, M. 2021. World Plants. Synonymic Checklist and Distribution of the World Flora. . Parochetus. Accessed: 14 Jun 2021.

Vernacular names
日本語: ブルークローバー
മലയാളം: നീലപ്പുളിയാറില
中文: 蓝雀花属

Plants, Fine Art Prints

Plants Images

Biology Encyclopedia

Retrieved from ""
All text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

Home - Hellenica World