1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Lotus L.
      1. Lotus maritimus L.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Europe to Caucasus, NW. Africa.

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Ecology
    Africa: Mediterranean grasslands.
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb
    Vernacular
    Chetyrekhkrylnik Primorski, Dragon's-teeth, Gelbe Spargelerbse, Tetragonolobe Siliqueux, Tetragonolobus Struchkovyi

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Albania, Algeria, Austria, Corse, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Krym, Morocco, Poland, Romania, Sardegna, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, Yugoslavia

    Extinct in:

    Bulgaria

    Introduced into:

    Baltic States, Great Britain

    Lotus maritimus L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nov 7, 2011 Day, C.D. [686], Turkey Tetragonolobus maritimus K000341491
    Fay, M.F. [MFF142], United Kingdom Tetragonolobus maritimus K000696425

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 773 (1753)

    Not accepted by

    • Yakovlev, G.P., Sytin, A.K. & Roskov, Y.R. (1996). Legumes of Northern Eurasia. A checklist: 1-724. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Tetragonolobus maritimus.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Barina, Z., Pifkó, D. & Rakaj, M. (2015). Contributions to the flora of Albania, 5 Studia Botanica Hungarica 46: 119-140.
    • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2012). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 4: 1-431. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
    • 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.
    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1968). Flora Europaea 2: 1-469. Cambridge University Press.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Stace, C. (1991). New Flora of the British Isles. Cambridge Univ. Press
    • Rothmaler W. & al. (1988). Exkursionsflora fur die Gebiete der DDR und der BRD. Bd. 2.
    • Minjaev, N. A. (1987). In: Flora Partis Europaea URSS, Vol. 6. Leningrad. (Rus)
    • Paris F. & al. (1976). Guide des fleurs sauvages. Neuchatel, Paris. (Fr)
    • Quezel, P. & Santa, S. (1962). Nouvelle flore de l'Algerie et des regions desertiq. merid. 1
    • Losina-Losinskaja, A. S. (1941). In: Flora URSS, Vol. 11. Mosqua, Leningrad. (Rus)

    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.

    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