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This subspecies is accepted, and its native range is Iraq to W. Himalaya.
Lens culinaris subsp. culinaris

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Conservation
Cultigen not known in the wild
Ecology
Africa: Cultivated
Morphology General Habit
Annual, Climbing/Not climbing, Herb
Vernacular
Adi Merchi, Burchak, Chachavitza Zvychainaya, Chechevitza Kulturnaya, Chechevitza Obyknovennaya, Chechevitza Pishchevaya, Common Lentil, Edamas Lecas, Khuusni Sevegzaram, Kylvovirvila, Laats, Lenteja, Lenticchia, Lentil, Lentilha, Lentille, Lins, Linse, L

[ILDIS]
Use
Chemical products, Food and Drink, Forage, Medicine, Miscellaneous, Weed

Native to:

Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, Pakistan, West Himalaya

Introduced into:

Albania, Algeria, Altay, Assam, Austria, Azores, Baltic States, Bangladesh, Belarus, Bulgaria, Canary Is., Central European Rus, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Colombia, Corse, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, East Himalaya, Ethiopia, France, Galápagos, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Inner Mongolia, Italy, Jawa, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kirgizstan, Krasnoyarsk, Kriti, Krym, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Madeira, Marianas, Mauritius, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Nepal, New Guinea, North Caucasus, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Palestine, Portugal, Rodrigues, Romania, Réunion, Sardegna, Sicilia, South European Russi, Spain, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Tanzania, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, West Siberia, Xinjiang, Yemen, Yugoslavia, Zimbabwe

Vicia lens subsp. lens appears in other Kew resources:

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.

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