1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Astragalus L.
      1. Astragalus bourgaeanus Coss.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is E. & SE. Spain, NW. Africa.

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Ecology
    Africa: Mediterranean/Sahara regional transition zone; grassland.
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Algeria, Morocco, Spain

    Astragalus bourgaeanus Coss. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Bourgeau, E. [1144], Spain K000511731 Unknown type material
    Bourgeau, E. [1144], Spain K000511732 Unknown type material
    Bourgeau, E. [1144], Spain K000511733 Unknown type material
    Jahandiez, E. [155], Morocco K000511725
    Trethewy, A.W. [348], Morocco K000511724
    Trethewy, A.W. [371], Morocco K000511726
    Trethewy, A.W. [371], Morocco K000511727
    Trethewy, A.W. [111], Morocco K000511728
    Trethewy, A.W. [399], Morocco K000511729
    Trethewy, A.W. [258], Morocco K000511730

    First published in Notes Pl. Crit.: 160 (1852)

    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.
    • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2012). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 4: 1-431. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.
    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Quezel, P. & Santa, S. (1962). Nouvelle flore de l'Algerie et des regions desertiq. merid. 1

    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.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    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