1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Astragalus L.
      1. Astragalus mollissimus Torr.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Central & Central U.S.A.

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb
    Vernacular
    Woolly Loco

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colorado, Kansas, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Wyoming

    Astragalus mollissimus Torr. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1858 Wright, C. [s.n.], New Mexico K000999237
    Jan 1, 1858 Geyer, C.A. [256], USA K000999238
    Jan 1, 1858 Parry, C.C. [184], Colorado K000999236
    Geyer, C.A. [256], USA K000999235
    Gordon, A. [s.n.], Missouri K000999234

    First published in Ann. Lyceum Nat. Hist. New York 2: 178 (1827)

    Accepted by

    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Allred, K.W. (2012). Flora Neomexicana, ed. 2, 1: 1-599. Range Science Herbarium, Las Cruces, New Mexico.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Terrell, E. E. (1977). Checklist of Names for 3, 000 Vas. Pl... Agric. Handbook No. 505

    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.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    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 2018. 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 2018. 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