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Taxon: Scorpiurus laevigatus Lindl.

Synonym of Scorpiurus muricatus L.

Genus: Scorpiurus
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Loteae
Nomen number: 33404
Place of publication: J. Sibthorp & J. Lindley, Fl. graec. 8:13, t. 718. 1832
Link to protologue:
Comment: for authorship of names in this work see comment in TL-2 5:577. 1985
Name Verified on: 05-Aug-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System


  1. Dominguez, E. & E. F. Galiano. 1974. Revisión del género Scorpiurus L. 2. Parte sistemática. Lagascalia 4:279. Note: = Scorpiurus subvillosus var. laevigatus (Sibth. & Sm.) Dominguez & Galiano
  2. Greuter, W. et al., eds. 1984-. Med-Checklist.
  3. Heyn, C. C. & V. Raviv. 1966. Experimental taxonomie studies in the genus Scorpiurus (Papilionaceae).. Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 93:267. Note: recognizes only var. muricatus & var. subvillosus
  4. Mouterde, P. 1966-. Nouvelle flore du Liban et de la Syrie. Note: = Scorpiurus muricatus var. laevigatus (Sibth. & Sm.) Boiss.
  5. Rechinger, K. H. 1943. Flora aegaea: flora der inseln und halbinseln des Agaischen Meeres. Note: = Scorpiurus muricatus var. laevigatus (Sibth. & Sm.) Boiss.
  6. Zohary, M. & N. Feinbrun-Dothan. 1966-. Flora palaestina. Note: = Scorpiurus muricatus var. muricatus

Check other web resources for Scorpiurus laevigatus Lindl. :

  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=33404. Accessed 21 September 2019.