Taxon: Lupinus elegans Kunth

Genus: Lupinus
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Faboideae
      Tribe: Genisteae
Nomen number: 22819
Place of publication: F. W. H. A. von Humboldt et al., Nov. gen. sp. 6:477[quarto]. 1824
Name Verified on: 12-May-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 17-Jul-2001
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 7 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • : Mexico
  • Southern America

    • Mesoamerica: Guatemala


  • Englert, J. M. et al. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators. 1999- (NRCS Cons Pl Mat)
  • Matuda, E. Las leguminosae del estado de México. 1981 (Leg Mex)
  • McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. 1983- (F NGalicia)
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. 1946-1976 (F Guat)
  • Stepanova, S. I. 1973. K sistematike roda Lupinus L. (To the systematics of the genus Lupinus L.) Trudy Prikl. Bot. 51:41.
  • Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. 1943-1980 (F Panama)


Check other web resources for Lupinus elegans Kunth :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • 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.


  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image