Rhynchosia splendens Schweinf.



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Extinct (Humphreys et al., 2019)





Biology & Ecology










Edwards, S. & Asfaw, Z. (1992). The status of some plant resources in parts of Tropical Africa. NAPRECA monograph series 2: 1-18.

Humphreys, Aelys M. et al. (2019). Global dataset shows geography and life form predict modern plant extinction and rediscovery. Nature Ecology & Evolution 3: 1043-1047. [Abstract] [Supplementary Dataset 1]

Vivero, Jose Luis, Kelbessa, Ensermu and Demissew, Sebsebe. (2005). The Red List of Endemic Trees & Shrubs of Ethiopia and Eritrea. Cambridge, U.K.: Fauna & Flora International.

Walter, Kerry S. and Gillett, Harriet J. (eds.). (1998). 1997 IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants. Compiled by the World Conservation Monitoring Centre. Gland, Switzerland & Cambridge, UK: IUCN – The World Conservation Union. lxiv + 862 pp.


<< Back to the Fabales database