1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Hippocrepis L.
      1. Hippocrepis comosa L.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Europe.

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    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb
    Vernacular
    Fer A Cheval, Fer-a-cheval, Gippokrepis Chubatyi, Gippokrepis Kosmatyi, Hippocrepide En Ombelle, Hippocrepis A Toupet, Horseshoe Vetch, Hufeisenklee, Podkovnik Khokhlatyi

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Krym, Romania, Sardegna, Spain, Switzerland, Ukraine, Yugoslavia

    Extinct in:

    Netherlands

    Hippocrepis comosa L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Sennen, F. [s.n.], Spain Hippocrepis heterocarpa K000858992

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 744 (1753)

    Accepted by

    • Yakovlev, G.P., Sytin, A.K. & Roskov, Y.R. (1996). Legumes of Northern Eurasia. A checklist: 1-724. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1968). Flora Europaea 2: 1-469. Cambridge University Press.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Yakovlev, G.P., Sytin, A.K. & Roskov, Y.R. (1996). Legumes of Northern Eurasia. A checklist: 1-724. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • 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.
    • Vassiljeva, L. I. (1987). In Flora Partis Europaeae URSS. Vol. 6. Leningrad. (Rus).
    • Langhe, J.-E. de et al. (1983). Nouvelle Flore.. Belgique, .. Luxembourg, .. Nord de la France...
    • Seitler, H. (1977). Die Flora des Furstentums Liechtenstein
    • Bonnier G. & Layens G. (1970). Flore complete portative de la France de la Suisse et...
    • Visyulina, O. D. (1954). Leguminosae. In: Flora URSR, Vol. 6. Kiev. (Ukr)
    • Gorschkova, S. G. (1948). In: Flora URSS, Vol. 13. Moscow, Leningrad. (Rus)
    • Hess, H. E. et al. (0). Flora Der Schweiz, Band 2. Birkhauser.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    International Legume Database and Information Service
    International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
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    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