Taxon: Lathyrus ochrus (L.) DC.

 
Genus: Lathyrus
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Fabeae
Nomen number: 21595
Place of publication: J. B. P. A. M. de Lamarck & A. P. de Candolle, Fl. franç. ed. 3, 4(2):578. 1805
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 10-Feb-1989 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 25 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Cyprus-vetch  (Source: Dict Rehm) - English
  • ochrus-vetch  (Source: Dict Rehm) - English
  • winged vetchling  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • gesse ochre  (Source: L Noms French ed7) - French
  • gesse ocre  (Source: Dict Rehm) - French
  • Eselsohren  (Source: Dict Rehm) - German
  • scheidige Platterbse  (Source: Dict Rehm) - German
  • ervilha-dos-campos  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Portuguese
  • chicharão-preto  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • ervilhaca-bastarda  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • ervilhaca-dos-campos  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • alverjana  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Spanish
  • tapisote  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Spanish
  • skaftvial  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: vegetable (roots and seeds fide L Edible Pl)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Portugal, [Madeira Islands] Spain [Canary Islands]
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Algeria, Libya (introd.?), Morocco, Tunisia

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Cyprus, Israel, Lebanon, Syria (w.), Turkey (n. & w.)

    Europe
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Ukraine [Krym]
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Former Yugoslavia, Greece (incl. Crete), Italy (incl. Sardinia, Sicily)
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (incl. Corsica), Portugal, Spain (incl. Baleares)


    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Cyprus, Syria, Turkey

    Europe
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Greece


    Naturalized

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Portugal [Azores (Sao Miguel)]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Ali, S. I. & S. M. H. Jafri, eds. Flora of Libya. (F Libya)
  3. Allkin, R. et al. 1986. Names and synonyms of species and subspecies in the Vicieae: issue 3 (Vicieae DP) 7:25.
  4. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  5. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  6. Demilly, D. et al. Liste alphabétique des principales espèces de plantes cultivées et de mauvaises herbes. Noms latins et noms français, ed. 7. 2001 (L Noms French ed7)
  7. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  8. Eriksson, O. et al. Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 2. (L Macar ed2)
  9. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  10. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  11. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  12. Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  13. Izquierdo Z., I. et al., eds. Lista de especies silvestres de Canarias: hongos, plantas y animales terrestres. 2004 (L Canarias)
  14. Jahandiez, E. & R. Maire Catalogue des plantes du Maroc. (L Maroc)
  15. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  16. Kunkel, G. Plants for human consumption. 1984 (L Edible Pl)
  17. Mansfeld, R. Die Kulturpflanze, Beiheft 2. (Mansfeld)
  18. Mouterde, P. Nouvelle flore du Liban et de la Syrie. (F Liban)
  19. Pignatti, S. Flora d'Italia. (F Ital)
  20. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  21. Pottier-Alapetite, G. Flore de la Tunisie: Angiospermes-Dicotyledones. (F Tunis)
  22. Quézel, P. & S. Santa Nouvelle flore de l'Algerie. (F Alger)
  23. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  24. Sarker, A. et al. Chapter 9. Grasspea and chicklings (Lathyrus L.) (Pl Genet Res Leg Med) 159-180.
  25. Silva, L. et al. Listagem da fauna e flora terrestres dos Açores. Lista des plantas vasculares (Pteridophyta e Spermatophyta). (L Azores)
  26. Smýkal, P. et al. 2015. Legume crops phylogeny and genetic diversity for science and breeding Crit. Rev. Pl. Sci. 34:43-104.
  27. Smythies, B. E. Flora of Spain and the Balearic Islands: checklist of vascular plants. Englera 3:1-882. (L Spain)
  28. Townsend, C. C. & E. Guest Flora of Iraq. (F Iraq)
  29. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  30. Zohary, M. & N. Feinbrun-Dothan Flora palaestina. (F Palest)

Check other web resources for Lathyrus ochrus (L.) DC. :

  • 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.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=21595. Accessed 18 June 2018.