Taxon: Lupinus bogotensis Benth.

Genus: Lupinus
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Genisteae
Nomen number: 416617
Place of publication: Pl. hartw. 168. 1845
Link to protologue:
Comment: valid publication verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 26-Apr-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Aug-2008
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: potential as forage (fide Esp Veg Prom 8:398-399.)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of Andean lupine (based on its phylogenetc affinity to Lupinus mutabilis fide Syst Biol 61:446. 2012)

Distributional Range:


  • Southern America

    • Western South America: Bolivia La Paz; Colombia Antioquia, Boyaca, Caldas, Cundinamarca, Meta, Norte de Santander; Ecuador Carchi, Chimborazo, Cotopaxi, Imbabura, Pichincha, Tungurahua


  • Bernal, R., S. R. Gradstein & M. Celis Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. 2015 (L Colombia online)
  • Blanco-García, A. et al. 2011. Nurse-plant and mulching effects on three conifer species in a Mexican temperate forest Ecol. Engin. 37:994-998.
  • Correa, J. E. & H. Y. Bernal 1992. Especies vegetales promisorias de los paises del Convenio Andres Bello. (Esp Veg Prom) 8:397-401.
  • 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.
  • Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75. 1999 (L Ecuador)
  • Jørgensen, P. M., ed. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia (Catalogue of vascular plants of Bolivia) (on-line resource). (L Bolivia Online)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Wolko, B. et al. 2011. Chapter 9. Lupinus (Wild Crop Rel Leg Cr) 153-206.

Check other web resources for Lupinus bogotensis Benth. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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.