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Taxon: Onobrychis viciifolia Scop.

Genus: Onobrychis
Family: Fabaceae (alt. Leguminosae) subfamily: Faboideae tribe: Hedysareae. Also placed in: Papilionaceae
Nomen number: 25737
Place of publication: Fl. carniol. ed. 2, 2:76. 1772 "viciaefolia"
  • a nom. nov. for Hedysarum onobrychis L.
  • spelling corrected in accordance with Melbourne ICN Art. 60.8 and Rec. 60G
Name verified on: 16-Sep-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 21-May-2013
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6).
Accessions: 192 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.

Common names:


Economic importance:

Distributional range:

    Southeastern Europe: Bulgaria; Former Yugoslavia
    Southwestern Europe: France

    Northern Africa: Algeria
    Australia: Australia - New South Wales, Tasmania
    Northern Europe: Denmark; Sweden
    Middle Europe: Belgium; Poland; Switzerland
    East Europe: Belarus; Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Southwestern Europe: Portugal

    Southern Africa: South Africa
    Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia
    Siberia: Russian Federation - Eastern Siberia, Western Siberia
    Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Tajikistan; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan
    Mongolia: Mongolia
    Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Khabarovsk, Primorye
    China: China - Gansu, Hebei, Nei Monggol, Qinghai, Shaanxi, Shanxi
    Australia: Australia
    New Zealand: New Zealand
    East Europe: Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania; Moldova; Russian Federation - Belgorod, Kaluga, Komi, Kursk, Leningrad, Lipetsk, Mari-El, Mordvinia, Orel, Pskov, Rostov, Tambov, Tula, Udmurtia, Ulyanovsk, Volgograd, Voronezh; Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Canada [w.]
    United States [n.w.]




Check other web resources for Onobrychis viciifolia Scop.:

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP: North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database and Information Service
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database 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.

Images or nodulation data:

  • Check for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: (06 October 2015)

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