1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Astragalus L.
      1. Astragalus falconeri Bunge

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Afghanistan to W. Himalaya.

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    Conservation
    Rare
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb/Shrub
    Vernacular
    Astragal Badakhshanski

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Pakistan, Tadzhikistan, Tibet, West Himalaya

    Astragalus falconeri Bunge appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1977 Clarke, C.B. [30111], Jammu-Kashmir K001090945 holotype
    Jan 1, 1977 Falconer, H. [4085], Pakistan K000959839 holotype
    Jan 1, 1977 Falconer, H. [4121], Pakistan K000959840 isotype

    First published in Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint Pétersbourg, Sér. 7, 11(16): 4 (1868)

    Accepted by

    • Podlech, D & Zarre, S. (2013). A taxonomic revision of the genus Astragalus L. (Leguminosae) in the Old World 1: 1-822. Naturhistorisches Museum Wien.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Podlech, D & Zarre, S. (2013). A taxonomic revision of the genus Astragalus L. (Leguminosae) in the Old World 1: 1-822. Naturhistorisches Museum Wien.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • 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
    • Kumar, S. & Sane PV (2003). Legumes of South Asia: a check-list. RBG Kew.
    • Abdusalamova, L. N. & al., Eds. (1988). Red Data Book of Tadjik SSR. Dushanbe. (Rus)
    • Borissova, A. G. (1946). In: Flora URSS. Vol. 12. Mosqua, Leningrad. (Rus)
    • Gontcharov, N. F. (1946). Flora of the U. S. S. R. Vol. 12 Leguminosae: Astragalus
    • Gontscharov, N. F., Ed. (1937). Flora Tadzhikistanica, 1st ed. Vol. 5. Mosqua, Leningrad. (Rus)

    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