Taxon: Lupinus albus L.

 
Genus: Lupinus
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Faboideae
      Tribe: Genisteae
Nomen number: 22802
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:721. 1753
Name Verified on: 08-May-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Apr-2000
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 460 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Eur Gard F)
  • Environmental: soil improver (fide Cover Crop Database)
  • Human food: pulse (fide Cornucopia; Lupins Crop Pl 452-453. 1998)
  • Animal food: forage (fide Leg NEurasia)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of tarwi (based on hybrids with Lupinus mutabilis fide Proc 12th I Lupin C 139. 2008)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (fide Kellerman et al.)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Western Asia: Turkey
  • Europe

    • Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bulgaria; Former Yugoslavia; Greece

  • Cultivated:

    . widely cult.

References:

  • PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource). (PROTA4U)
  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • Ali, S. I. & S. M. H. Jafri, eds. Flora of Libya. 1976- (F Libya)
  • Berger, J. D. et al. 2008. Ecogeography of the Old World lupins: characterising the habitat range (Proc 12th I Lupin C) 355-361.
  • Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  • Conterato, I. F. & M. T. Schifino-Wittmann 2006. New chromosome numbers, meiotic behaviour and pollen fertility in American taxa of Lupinus (Leguminosae): contributions to taxonomic and evolutionary studies Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 150:229-240.
  • Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. 1965-1988 (F Turk)
  • Drummond, C. S. et al. 2012. Multiple continental radiations and correlates of diversification in Lupinus (Leguminosae): Testing for key innovation with incomplete taxon sampling Syst. Biol. 61:443-460.
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Facciola, S. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants. 1990 (Cornucopia)
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • Gladstones, J. S. 1974. Lupins of the Mediterranean region and Africa Techn. Bull. Dept. Agric. Western Australia 26:5.
  • Gladstones, J. S. 1998. Distribution, origin, taxonomy, history and importance (Lupins Crop Pl) 10.
  • Huyghe, C. 1997. White lupin (Lupinus albus L.) Field Crops Res. 53:147-160.
  • Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. 2008 (F ConoSur)
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  • International Seed Testing Association A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 1. Field crops, grasses and vegetables, ed. 2. 1982 (Mult Glossary Crops)
  • Jordanov, D. et al., eds. Flora na narodna republika Balgarija. 1963-1982 (F Bulg)
  • Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. 1994 (L US Can ed2)
  • Kellerman, T. S. et al. Plant poisonings and mycotoxicoses of livestock in Southern Africa. 1988 (Kellerman et al.)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Przyborowski J. A. & D. Packa 1997. Embryo development after interspecific hybridization of Lupinus albus L., L. mutabilis Sweet. and L. angustifolius L. J. Appl. Genet. 38:131-141.
  • Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  • Sawicka-Sienkiewicz, E. et al. 2008. Difficulties with interspecific hybridisation in the genus Lupinus (Proc 12th I Lupin C) 135-142.
  • Sawicka-Sienkiewicz, E. et al. 2008. Difficulties with interspecific hybridisation in the genus Lupinus (Proc 12th I Lupin C) 135-142.
  • Sihna, A. & P. D. S. Caligari 2005. Enhanced protoplast division by encapsulation droplets: An advance towards somatic hybridisation in recalcitrant white lupin Ann. Appl. Biol. 146:441-448.
  • Stepanova, S. I. 1973. K sistematike roda Lupinus L. (To the systematics of the genus Lupinus L.) Trudy Prikl. Bot. 51:38.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)
  • University of California Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program UC SAREP on-line cover crop database (on-line resource). (Cover Crop Database)
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. 1986- (Eur Gard F)
  • Yakovlev, G. P. et al. Legumes of Northern Eurasia. 1996 (Leg NEurasia)

Check other web resources for Lupinus albus L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image