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Species profile—Clitoria ternatea (butterfly pea)

Classification

Plantae (plants) → Equisetopsida (land plants) → FabaceaeClitoria ternatea (butterfly pea)

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Species details

Kingdom
Plantae (plants)
Class
Equisetopsida (land plants)
Family
Fabaceae
Scientific name
Clitoria ternatea L.
Common name
butterfly pea
WildNet taxon ID
15501
Alternate name(s)
clitorea
queen's shoe
Darwin pea
cordofan pea
bluebell-vine
blue pea
Conservation significant
No
Confidential
No
Endemicity
Introduced
Pest status
Environmental Weed

Other resources

The Australasian Virtual Herbarium (AVH)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=15501

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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