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Taxon: Oxytropis campestris (L.) DC.

Genus: Oxytropis
Family: Fabaceae (alt. Leguminosae) subfamily: Faboideae tribe: Galegeae subtribe: Astragalinae. Also placed in: Papilionaceae
Nomen number: 26245
Place of publication: Astragalogia 74. 1802
Name verified on: 20-Jul-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 31-Dec-2001
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6).
Accessions: 9 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.


See also subordinate taxa:


Common names:

  • Cold Mountain crazyweed   (Source: F Wisconsin ) – English   [Oxytropis campestris var. chartacea]
  • Fassett's locoweed   (Source: US Fish & Wildl List ) – English   [Oxytropis campestris var. chartacea]
  • field locoweed   (Source: Intermt F ) – English
  • yellow locoweed   (Source: Intermt F ) – English
  • yellow oxytropis   (Source: BSBI ) – English
  • fältvedel   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Siberia: Russian Federation - Yakutia-Sakha
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: Sweden [s.e.]; United Kingdom
    Middle Europe: Austria; Czechoslovakia; Poland; Switzerland
    East Europe: Ukraine [s.w. (Carpathians) & n.]
    Southeastern Europe: Bulgaria; Former Yugoslavia; Italy [n. & c.]; Romania
    Southwestern Europe: France; Spain [Pyrenees]
  • NORTHERN AMERICA (Check conservation status in U.S. & Canada in NatureServe Explorer database)
    Subarctic America: Canada - Northwest Territory, Yukon Territory; United States - Alaska
    Eastern Canada: Canada - New Brunswick, Newfoundland [w.], Nova Scotia [n.e.], Ontario, Quebec
    Western Canada: Canada - Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan
    Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Maine
    North-Central U.S.A.: United States - North Dakota, South Dakota
    Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado [n.], Idaho, Montana, Oregon [n.e.], Washington, Wyoming
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Utah [n.e. (Duchesne & Summit Cos.)]

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson. 2009. Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin).
  • Barneby, R. C. 1952. A revision of the North American species of Oxytropis DC. Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. ser. 4, 27:248.
  • Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  • Cronquist, A. et al. 1972–. Intermountain flora.
  • Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage.
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955–1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest.
  • Jordanov, D. et al., eds. 1963–1982. Flora na narodna republika Balgarija.
  • Jorgensen, J. L. et al. 2003. Implications of ITS sequences and RAPD markers for the taxonomy and biogeography of the Oxytropis campestris and O. arctica (Fabaceae) complexes in Alaska. Amer. J. Bot. 90:1470–1480.
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934–1964. Flora SSSR.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1977. Atlas of the Flora of the Great Plains.
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
  • Pignatti, S. 1982. Flora d'Italia.
  • Scoggan, H. J. 1978–1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol.
  • Smythies, B. E. 1984–1986. Flora of Spain and the Balearic Islands: checklist of vascular plants. Englera 3:1-882.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964–1980. Flora europaea.
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. 1987. A Utah flora. Great Basin Naturalist Mem. 9.
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. 1993. A Utah flora.
  • Welsh, S. L. 1978. Utah flora: Fabaceae (Leguminosae). Great Basin Naturalist 38:337. [var. cusickii].
  • Yakovlev, G. P. et al. 1996. Legumes of Northern Eurasia.
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Oxytropis campestris (L.) DC.:


Images or nodulation data:

More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org 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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URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?26245 (24 October 2014)

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