Alysicarpus ovalifolius (Schumacher) J. Léonard. Hab: Disturbed areas. Dist: Native of the Old World Tropics, planted as a forage crop (at least formerly), and rarely naturalized. The VA occurrence is from chrome ore piles in Newport News and presumably a waif. Present in the SC Coastal Plain (Bradley et al. [in prep.]).
Origin/Endemic status: Paleotropics
Syn: = Fl3, K3, K4, WH3, Woods & Diamond (2016); < Alysicarpus vaginalis – Ar, K1, SE3, Isely (1998)