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

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

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Annual, Not climbing, Herb
    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Conservation
    Insufficiently known
    Habit
    Annual, Not climbing, Herb

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, India, Pakistan, West Himalaya

    Astragalus scorpiurus Bunge appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Stewart, R.R. [16260], Pakistan K001090890 isotype
    Jacquemont, V.V. [1546], India K001090891 syntype
    Jacquemont, V.V. [1547], India K001090892 isotype
    Jacquemont, V.V. [110], Pakistan K001090895 isotype
    Jacquemont, V.V. [14], Afghanistan K001090896 syntype
    Vicary, N. [s.n.], Pakistan K001090893
    Vicary, N. [s.n.], Pakistan K001090894

    First published in Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint Pétersbourg, Sér. 7, 11(16): 5 (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.
    • 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.
    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    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