Taxon: Astragalus alpinus L.

 
Genus: Astragalus
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Faboideae
      Tribe: Galegeae
        Subtribe: Astragalinae
Nomen number: 5710
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:760. 1753
Name Verified on: 30-Dec-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 30-Dec-2004
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 14 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation - Checheno-Ingushetia, - Dagestan, - Kabardino-Balkaria, - Karachay-Cherkessia, - North Ossetia, - Krasnodar, - Stavropol
    • China: China - Xinjiang
    • Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Tajikistan; Uzbekistan
    • Mongolia: Mongolia
    • Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Kamchatka, - Magadan
    • Siberia: Russian Federation - Buryatia, - Tuva, - Yakutia-Sakha, - Altay, - Krasnoyarsk, - Chita, - Irkutsk
  • Europe

    • East Europe: Russian Federation - Murmansk
    • Middle Europe: Austria; Czechoslovakia; Germany; Poland; Switzerland
    • Northern Europe: Finland; Norway; Sweden; United Kingdom
    • Southeastern Europe: Former Yugoslavia; Italy; Romania
    • Southwestern Europe: France; Spain
  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada - New Brunswick, - Newfoundland, - Ontario, - Quebec
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - South Dakota, - Wisconsin
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Maine, - New Hampshire, - Vermont
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, - Idaho, - Montana, - Oregon, - Washington, - Wyoming
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Nevada, - Utah
    • Subarctic America: Canada - Northwest Territory, - Yukon Territory; Greenland; United States - Alaska
    • Western Canada: Canada - Alberta, - British Columbia, - Manitoba, - Saskatchewan

References:

  • 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)
  • Barneby, R. C. 1964. Atlas of North American Astragalus. Part I. The Phacoid and Homaloboid Astragali Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 13:105.
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. 1959- (F China)
  • Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. 1972- (Intermt F)
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. 1934-1964 (F USSR)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York. 1999 (F NE US)
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. 1986 (F GPlains)
  • Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. 1978-1979 (F Canada)
  • Turland, N. J. & C. E. Jarvis 1997. Typification of Linnaean specific and varietal names in the Leguminosae (Fabaceae) (Taxon) 46:463.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. Great Basin Naturalist Mem. 9. 1987 (F Utah)
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. 1993 (F Utah ed2)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)
  • Yakovlev, G. P. et al. Legumes of Northern Eurasia. 1996 (Leg NEurasia)

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Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image