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  1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Astragalus L.
      1. Astragalus verus Olivier

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Iran to Central Asia and W. Himalaya.

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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub
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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub
    Vernacular
    Katira Gum
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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub
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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb
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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub
    Vernacular
    Astrakanta Mnogolistochkovaya
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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub
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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub
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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub
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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub
    Vernacular
    Astrakanta Podushechnaya
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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub
    Vernacular
    Astrakanta Meshedskaya
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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub
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    Conservation
    Vulnerable
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub
    Vernacular
    Astragal Meanskii, Astrakanta Meanskaya
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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub
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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub
    [ILDIS]

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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb
    [ILDIS]

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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb/Shrub
    [ILDIS]

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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub
    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb/Shrub
    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub
    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb/Shrub
    [ILDIS]

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    Conservation
    Rare
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub
    Vernacular
    Astragal Chistyi, Astrakanta Chistaya

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Iran, Pakistan, Tadzhikistan, Turkmenistan, West Himalaya

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Astragalus verus Olivier appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Aucher-Eloy, P.M.R. [1271], Iran K000951878
    Haussknecht, H.C. [s.n.], Iran K000951877 isotype
    Bunge, A.A. von [s.n.], Iran K000951875 isotype
    Bunge, A.A. von [s.n.], Iran K000951876 isotype
    Rechinger, K.H. [4373], Iran Astragalus longemucronulatus K001044051 Unknown type material
    Rechinger, K.H. [5292], Iran Astragalus serpentinicus K001044079 Unknown type material
    Sintenis, P. [1061], Turkmenistan Astragalus piletocladus K001044071 isotype
    Bunge, A.A. von [s.n.], Iran Astragalus meschhedensis K001044047 isotype
    Bunge, A.A. von [552], Iran Astragalus meschhedensis K001044048
    Bunge, A.A. von [s.n.], Iran Astragalus meschhedensis K001044049 isotype

    Bibliography

    First published in Voy. Emp. Othoman 3: t. 44 (1807)

    Accepted by

    • Podlech, D & Zarre, S. (2013). A taxonomic revision of the genus Astragalus L. (Leguminosae) in the Old World 2: 823-1640. Naturhistorisches Museum Wien.
    • 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.
    • Nikitin, V.V. (ed.) (1949). Flora Turkmenii 4: 1-364. Turkmenskoe gosudarstvennoe izd., Ashkhabad.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Podlech, D & Zarre, S. (2013). A taxonomic revision of the genus Astragalus L. (Leguminosae) in the Old World 2: 823-1640. Naturhistorisches Museum Wien.
    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Nikitin, V.V. (ed.) (1949). Flora Turkmenii 4: 1-364. Turkmenskoe gosudarstvennoe izd., Ashkhabad.

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    • Ambasta, S. P. (1986). The useful plants of India
    • Parsa, A. (1948). Flore de l'Iran. Vol. 2. Teheran: Imprimerie Mazaheri.

    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 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