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This species is accepted, and its native range is Indian Subcontinent.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Climbing, Herb

Native to:

Bangladesh, India, West Himalaya

Vicia tenera Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 5958] K001122646
Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 5958], India K001122643
s.coll. [5958] K001051469
Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 5958], India K001122648
Gerard brothers [Cat. no. 5958], India K001122647

First published in J.F.Royle, Ill. Bot. Himal. Mts.: 200 (1835)

Accepted by

  • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Kumar, S. (2012). Herbaceous flora of Jaunsar-Bawar (Uttarkhand), India: enumerations Phytotaxonomy 12: 33-56.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Kumar, S. (2012). Herbaceous flora of Jaunsar-Bawar (Uttarkhand), India: enumerations Phytotaxonomy 12: 33-56.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0