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Taxon: Hedysarum coronarium L.

 
Genus: Hedysarum
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Hedysareae
Nomen number: 18615
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:750. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 25-Mar-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 94 (48 active, 21 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder; fodder
  • Bee plants:
  • Environmental: soil improver; soil improver

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Algeria (n.), Morocco, Tunisia

    Europe
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: Spain (s. & Baleares)


    Cultivated (cult. in Mediterranean region)

    Naturalized

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Lebanon

    Europe
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Greece, Malta
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France, Portugal


    Other (perhaps native elsewhere in Mediterranean region)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Ali, S. I. & S. M. H. Jafri, eds. 1976-. Flora of Libya.
  3. Beetle, A. A. 1970. Recommended plant names. Univ. Wyoming Agr. Exp. Sta. Res. J. 31
  4. Choi, B. H. & H. Ohashi. 2003. Generic criteria and an infrageneric system for Hedysarum and related genera (Papilionoideae-Leguminosae). Taxon 52:575. Note: = Sulla coronaria (L.) B. H. Choi & H. Ohashi
  5. Davis, P. H., ed. 1965-1988. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. Note: mentions
  6. Duke, J. A. 1981. Handbook of legumes of world economic importance
  7. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  8. Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  9. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Hedysarum+coronarium&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  10. Graham, E. H. 1941. Legumes for erosion control and wildlife. USDA Misc. Publ. 412.
  11. Greuter, W. et al., eds. 1984-. Med-Checklist.
  12. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  13. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  14. Jahandiez, E. & R. Maire. 1931-1941. Catalogue des plantes du Maroc.
  15. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  16. Lock, J. M. 1989. Legumes of Africa: a checklist
  17. Pignatti, S. 1982. Flora d'Italia.
  18. Pottier-Alapetite, G. 1979-1981. Flore de la Tunisie: Angiospermes-Dicotyledones.
  19. Quézel, P. & S. Santa. 1962-1963. Nouvelle flore de l'Algerie.
  20. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  21. Smythies, B. E. 1984-1986. Flora of Spain and the Balearic Islands: checklist of vascular plants. Englera 3:1-882.
  22. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964-1980. Flora europaea.
  23. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.

Check other web resources for Hedysarum coronarium 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=18615. Accessed 8 December 2019.