1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Astragalus L.
      1. Astragalus frigidus (L.) A.Gray

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Subarctic & Subalpine Eurasia.

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    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb
    Vernacular
    Gletscherlinse, Gletscher-Tragant, Yellow Alpine Milkvetch
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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb
    Vernacular
    Astragal Odnoboki

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Altay, Amur, Austria, Buryatiya, China South-Central, Chita, Czechoslovakia, East European Russia, Finland, France, Germany, Irkutsk, Italy, Kamchatka, Kazakhstan, Khabarovsk, Krasnoyarsk, Kuril Is., Magadan, Mongolia, North European Russi, Norway, Poland, Romania, Sweden, Switzerland, Tuva, West Siberia, Xinjiang, Yakutskiya

    Astragalus frigidus (L.) A.Gray appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Drummond, T. [s.n.], USA K000999386
    Richardson, J. [276] K000999387
    Turczaninow, N.S. [s.n.], Khabarovsk Astragalus secundus K001090597
    Turczaninow, N.S. [s.n.], Khabarovsk Astragalus secundus K001090598

    First published in Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 6: 219 (1864)

    Accepted by

    • Marhold, K. (ed.) (2013). IAPT/IOPB chromosome data 16 Taxon 62: 1355-1360.
    • 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. (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.
    • 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
    • Blamey, M. & Grey-Wilson, C. (1989). The Illustrated Flora of Britain & Northern Europe
    • Hess, H. E. et al. (0). Flora Der Schweiz, Band 2. Birkhauser.

    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