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Taxon: Astragalus asterias Steven

 
Genus: Astragalus
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Subtribe: Astragalinae
Nomen number: 314496
Place of publication: Mém. Soc. Imp. Naturalistes Moscou 4:267. 1832 (ex C. B. Ledebour, Fl. ross. 1:636. 1843)
Link to protologue:
Comment: = Astragalus cruciatus auct. pl.
Name Verified on: 15-Feb-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 2 (2 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Egypt, Libya

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan, Cyprus, Egypt, [Sinai] Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Turkey
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Russian Federation [Dagestan]
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Turkmenistan (w. Kopet Dagh)

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Pakistan (n.)


References:

  1. Ali, S. I. & S. M. H. Jafri, eds. Flora of Libya. (F Libya)
  2. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  3. Gazer, M. 1993. Revision of Astragalus L. sect. Sesamei DC. (Leguminosae) (Sendtnera) 1:83-88.
  4. Greuter, W. 1986. Astragalua asterias Steven ex Ledeb. In: W. Greuter & T. Raus (eds.), Med-Checklist notulae, 12 (Willdenowia) 15:427.
  5. Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. (L Medit)
  6. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  7. Meikle, R. D. Flora of Cyprus. (F Cyprus)
  8. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  9. Täckholm, V. Students' flora of Egypt, ed. 2. (SF Egypt)
  10. Townsend, C. C. & E. Guest Flora of Iraq. (F Iraq)
  11. Yakovlev, G. P. et al. Legumes of Northern Eurasia. 1996 (Leg NEurasia)

Check other web resources for Astragalus asterias Steven :

  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • 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.

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=314496. Accessed 17 December 2018.