1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Astragalus L.
      1. Astragalus sesamoides Boiss.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Afghanistan to Central Asia and NW. China.

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    Habit
    Annual, Not climbing, Herb
    Vernacular
    Astragal Kunzhutnyi

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Tadzhikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Xinjiang

    Astragalus sesamoides Boiss. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1991 Griffith, W. [1549], Afghanistan K000895609 isotype
    Jan 1, 1991 Griffith, W. [1096], Afghanistan K000895611 isotype
    Autheman, A. [s.n.], France K000895610

    First published in Diagn. Pl. Orient. 9: 59 (1849)

    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.
    • Lazkov, G.A. & Sultanova, B.A. (2011). Checklist of vascular plants of Kyrgyzstan Norrlinia 24: 1-166.
    • 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.
    • Nikitin, V.V. (ed.) (1949). Flora Turkmenii 4: 1-364. Turkmenskoe gosudarstvennoe izd., Ashkhabad.

    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.
    • Lazkov, G.A. & Sultanova, B.A. (2011). Checklist of vascular plants of Kyrgyzstan Norrlinia 24: 1-166.
    • 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
    • Pavlov, N. V., Ed. (1961). Flora Kazakhstana, Vol. 5. Alma-Ata. (Rus)
    • Gontcharov, N. F. (1946). Flora of the U. S. S. R. Vol. 12 Leguminosae: Astragalus
    • Gontscharov, N. F. & Popov, M. G. (1946). In: Flora USSR, Vol. 12. Mosqua, Leningrad. (Rus)

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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