1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Lotus L.
      1. Lotus lalambensis Schweinf.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Sinai to E. Ethiopia, Arabian Peninsula.

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Ecology
    Africa: Afromontane (upland) anthropic landscapes, Afromontane grassland
    Habit
    Annual/Perennial, Not climbing, Herb

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Eritrea, Ethiopia, Saudi Arabia, Sinai

    Lotus lalambensis Schweinf. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Schweinfurth, G. [323], Eritrea K000226737 isotype
    Schweinfurth, G. [1849], Eritrea K000226738 isotype
    Schweinfurth, G. [1849], Eritrea K000226739 isotype
    Eritrea K000226736 isotype

    First published in Bull. Herb. Boissier 4(App. 2): 235 (1896)

    Accepted by

    • Boulos, L. (1999). Flora of Egypt 1: 1-419. Al Hadara Publishing, Cairo.
    • Hedberg, I. & Edwards, S. (eds.) (1989 publ. 1990). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 3: 1-659. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.
    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Milgahid, A.M. (1989). Flora of Saudi Arabia, ed. 3, 2: 1-282. University Libraries, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Boulos, L. (1999). Flora of Egypt 1: 1-419. Al Hadara Publishing, Cairo.
    • Milgahid, A.M. (1989). Flora of Saudi Arabia, ed. 3, 2: 1-282. University Libraries, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Thulin, M. (1983). Opera Botanica 68:1-223. Leguminosae of Ethiopia
    • Gillett, J. B. (1958). Kew Bull. 13:361-81. [Lotus in Africa].

    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