1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Astragalus L.
      1. Astragalus russellii Banks & Sol.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Turkey to Syria and W. Iran.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Iran, Iraq, Lebanon-Syria, Turkey

    Astragalus russellii Banks & Sol. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1987 Stocks, J.E. [38] K001094307
    Jan 1, 1987 Sintenis, P.E.E. [127], Turkey K001094306
    Jan 1, 1987 Chesney, F.R. [32], Iran K001094305 isotype
    Jan 1, 1987 Chesney, F.R. [32], Syria K001094308 isotype
    Haussknecht, H.C. [s.n.], Syria K001094304 isotype

    First published in A.Russell, Nat. Hist. Aleppo, ed. 2, 2: 260 (1794)

    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.
    • 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.
    • Townsend, C.C. (1974). Flora of Iraq 3: 1-662. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Podlech, D & Zarre, S. (2013). A taxonomic revision of the genus Astragalus L. (Leguminosae) in the Old World 2: 823-1640. Naturhistorisches Museum Wien.
    • Greuter, W., Burdet, H.M. & Long, G. (eds.) (1989). Med-checklist 4: 1-458. Conservatoire et Jardin Botaniques de la Ville de Genève.
    • Townsend, C.C. (1974). Flora of Iraq 3: 1-662. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    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/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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