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  1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Astragalus L.
      1. Species: Astragalus aleppicus Boiss.
        1. Astragalus aleppicus subsp. megaloceras (Sam.) Kirchhoff

        This subspecies is accepted, and its native range is SE. Turkey to N. Iraq.

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    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Iraq, Lebanon-Syria, Turkey

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Astragalus aleppicus subsp. megaloceras (Sam.) Kirchhoff appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1974 Eig [s.n.], Syria K000958559 isotype
    Jan 1, 1974 Eig [s.n.], Syria K000958560 isotype
    Jan 1, 1974 s.coll. [s.n.] K000958561 isotype
    Jan 1, 1974 s.coll. [s.n.] K000958562 isotype

    Bibliography

    First published in Boissiera 25: 66 (1976)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.
    • Greuter, W., Burdet, H.M. & Long, G. (eds.) (1989). Med-checklist 4: 1-458. Conservatoire et Jardin Botaniques de la Ville de Genève.

    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.
    • Greuter, W., Burdet, H.M. & Long, G. (eds.) (1989). Med-checklist 4: 1-458. Conservatoire et Jardin Botaniques de la Ville de Genève.

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    • Agerer-Kirchhoff, C. (1976). Boissiera 25: 1-198. Revision von Astragalus...

    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