1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Astragalus L.
      1. Astragalus onobrychis L.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Central Europe to W. Siberia, Medit. to Caucasus.

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    Conservation
    Rare
    Ecology
    Africa: Mediterranean/Sahara regional transition zone; grassland.
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb
    Vernacular
    Astragal Cherkesski, Astragal Espartzetnyi, Esparsetten-Tragant, Kuravai Espartzetny
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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb
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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb
    Vernacular
    Astragal Gokchinski

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Albania, Algeria, Altay, Austria, Belarus, Bulgaria, Central European Rus, Czechoslovakia, East European Russia, France, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Kazakhstan, Krym, Mongolia, North Caucasus, Poland, Romania, South European Russi, Spain, Switzerland, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Ukraine, West Siberia, Yugoslavia

    Extinct in:

    Germany

    Introduced into:

    Germany, Magadan

    Astragalus onobrychis L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1979 Wyatt, J.W. [14], Switzerland K000627052
    Tedd, H.G. [1729], Greece K000511490
    Tedd, H.G. [1729], Greece K000627054
    Gilliat-Smith, B. [668], Bulgaria K000627056
    Stojanoff, N. [s.n.], Bulgaria K000627053
    Mathonnet, R. [384], France K000627051
    Heuffel, J.A. [s.n.], Germany K000895591
    Zimmeter, A. [2409], Austria K000627057

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 760 (1753)

    Accepted by

    • Ekici, M., Akan, H. & Aytaç, Z. (2015). Taxonomic revision of Astragalus L. section Onobrychoidei SC. (Fabaceae) in Turkey Turkish Journal of Botany 39: 708-745.
    • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2012). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 4: 1-431. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
    • Skvortsov, A.K. (2011). Zametka o dvukh sredneaziatskich topolyakh Byulleten' Glavnogo Botaniceskogo Sada 195: 32-37.
    • 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.
    • Greuter, W., Burdet, H.M. & Long, G. (eds.) (1989). Med-checklist 4: 1-458. Conservatoire et Jardin Botaniques de la Ville de Genève.
    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Skvortsov, A.K. (2011). Zametka o dvukh sredneaziatskich topolyakh Byulleten' Glavnogo Botaniceskogo Sada 195: 32-37.
    • Yakovlev, G.P., Sytin, A.K. & Roskov, Y.R. (1996). Legumes of Northern Eurasia. A checklist: 1-724. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Greuter, W., Burdet, H.M. & Long, G. (eds.) (1989). Med-checklist 4: 1-458. Conservatoire et Jardin Botaniques de la Ville de Genève.
    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Sytin, A. K. (1995). Taxonomic Revision of genus Astragalus for ILDIS (Unpubl.).
    • Sokolov, P. D. (1987). Rastitelnye resursy SSR. (Vol 4). Leningrad(Rus.)
    • Kiselevski A. I. (1967). Latino-russko-belorusski botanicheski slovar. Minsk. 160 p.
    • Quezel, P. & Santa, S. (1962). Nouvelle flore de l'Algerie et des regions desertiq. merid. 1
    • Borissova, A. G. (1946). In: Flora URSS. Vol. 12. Mosqua, Leningrad. (Rus)
    • 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