1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Astragalus L.
      1. Astragalus alaschanus Bunge ex Maxim.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mongolia to N. China.

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Conservation
    Rare
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb
    Vernacular
    Astragal Chenya

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    China North-Central, Inner Mongolia, Mongolia, Xinjiang

    Astragalus alaschanus Bunge ex Maxim. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1999 Ching, R.C. [1048], Gansu K001090565 paratype
    Jan 1, 1999 Ching, R.C. [1048], Gansu K001090564
    Przewalski, N.M. [s.n.] K001090594

    First published in Bull. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint-Pétersbourg, sér. 3, 24: 31 (1877)

    Accepted by

    • Podlech, D & Zarre, S. (2013). A taxonomic revision of the genus Astragalus L. (Leguminosae) in the Old World 2: 823-1640. Naturhistorisches Museum Wien.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P. (eds.) in Flora of China Editorial Committee (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P. (eds.) in Flora of China Editorial Committee (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Yakovlev, G.P., Sytin, A.K. & Roskov, Y.R. (1996). Legumes of Northern Eurasia. A checklist: 1-724. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Sytin, A. K. (1995). Taxonomic Revision of genus Astragalus for ILDIS (Unpubl.).
    • Ulziykhutag, N. (1989). Bobovye Mongolskoi Narodnoi Respubliki, Vol. 2. Doct. Thes.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
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    International Legume Database and Information Service
    International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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