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  1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Astragalus L.
      1. Astragalus graveolens Benth.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Afghanistan to China (Yunnan).

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, China South-Central, Nepal, Pakistan, West Himalaya

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Astragalus graveolens Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1982 Griffith [1061], Afghanistan K000911484 lectotype
    Jan 1, 1982 Royle, J.F. [s.n.], India K001090942 syntype
    Jan 1, 1982 Royle, J.F. [s.n.], Uttaranchal K001090943 syntype
    Jan 1, 1977 Griffith [1068], Afghanistan K000911482
    Jan 1, 1962 Griffith [1594], Afghanistan K000911483 isotype
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5929], India K001122572
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5929], India K001122573
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5929], Nepal K001122571
    s.coll. [5929] K001090944

    Bibliography

    First published in J.F.Royle, Ill. Bot. Himal. Mts.: 199 (1835)

    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.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • 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.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • 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 2020. 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 2020. 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