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This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Europe to Temp. Asia and W. Himalaya.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

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Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Herb
Vernacular
China Nizkaya, China Prizemistaya, Namkhan Temerdee, Yabgan Temerdee

[ILDIS]
Use
Forage

Native to:

Afghanistan, Altay, Amur, Buryatiya, China North-Central, Chita, East European Russia, Inner Mongolia, Irkutsk, Kazakhstan, Khabarovsk, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Manchuria, Mongolia, Pakistan, Primorye, Sakhalin, South European Russi, Tuva, West Himalaya, West Siberia, Xinjiang, Yakutskiya

Lathyrus humilis (Ser.) Fisch. ex Spreng. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Besser, W.S.J.G. [s.n.], Irkutsk Lathyrus altaicus K001051561
Besser, W.S.J.G. [s.n.] Lathyrus altaicus K001051566
Ledebour, C.F. von [s.n.] Lathyrus altaicus K001051560
Turczaninow, N.S. [s.n.] Lathyrus altaicus K001051564
Ledebour, C.F. von [s.n.], Russian Federation Lathyrus altaicus K001051562
illegible [s.n.] Lathyrus altaicus K001051563
Ledebour, C.F. von [s.n.] Lathyrus altaicus K001051559

First published in Syst. Veg. ed. 16, 3: 263 (1826)

Accepted by

  • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
  • Chrtková-Zertová, A., van der Maesen, L.J.G. & Rechinger, K.H. (1979). Papilionaceae I - Vicieae Flora Iranica 140: 1-89. Naturhistorisches Museums Wien.
  • Denisov, N. (2008). Addition to Vascular flora of the Kozlov island (Peter the Great Gulf, Japanese sea) Turczaninowia 11(4): 29-42.
  • Hong, D.Y. (ed.) (2019). Flora of Pan-Himalaya 19(6): 1-130. Science Press, Beijing. Cambridge University Press.
  • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Lee, W.T. (1996). Lineamenta Florae Koreae: 1-1688. Soul T'ukpyolsi: Ak'ademi Sojok.
  • Malyschev, L.I., Peshkova, G.A. & Baikov, K.S. (eds.) (2007). Flora of Siberia 14: 1-210. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.
  • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1968). Flora Europaea 2: 1-469. Cambridge University Press.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (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.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Chrtková-Zertová, A., van der Maesen, L.J.G. & Rechinger, K.H. (1979). Papilionaceae I - Vicieae Flora Iranica 140: 1-89. Naturhistorisches Museums Wien.
  • Denisov, N. (2008). Addition to Vascular flora of the Kozlov island (Peter the Great Gulf, Japanese sea) Turczaninowia 11(4): 29-42.
  • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Lee, W.T. (1996). Lineamenta Florae Koreae: 1-1688. Soul T'ukpyolsi: Ak'ademi Sojok.
  • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1968). Flora Europaea 2: 1-469. Cambridge University Press.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (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

  • Fedtschenko, B. A. (1948). Flora URSS, Vol 13. Moscow & Leningrad (Rus)
  • Peschkova, G. A. (1979). Fabaceae. In: Flora Sibiriae Centralis, Vol. 2. Novosibirsk
  • Ulziykhutag, N. (1989). Bobovye Mongolskoi Narodnoi Respubliki, Vol. 2. Doct. Thes.

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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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