Taxon: Cicer arietinum L.

 
Genus: Cicer
  Subgenus: Cicer
    Section: Cicer
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Papilionoideae
      Tribe: Cicereae
Nomen number: 10535
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:738. 1753
Name Verified on: 20-Jan-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Jun-2012
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 6997 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: pulse (fide Leg WorldEc)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated:

    . only cult.

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