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Taxon: Vicia hirsuta (L.) Gray

Genus: Vicia subgenus: Vicilla section: Cracca
Family: Fabaceae (alt. Leguminosae) subfamily: Faboideae tribe: Fabeae. Also placed in: Papilionaceae
Nomen number: 41501
Place of publication: Nat. arr. Brit. pl. 2:614. 1822 ("1821")
Comment: according to J. L. Reveal (pers. comm. via e-mail on 1 May 2010) publication of this book took place on 10 Jan 1822, not 1 Nov 1821 as indicated in TL-2
Name verified on: 09-Feb-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 10-May-2012
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6).
Accessions: 25 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:

  • hairy tare   (Source: Enneking 1995) – English
  • hairy vetch   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • tare vetch   (Source: Leg ErWild ) – English
  • tiny vetch   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – English
  • ers lentille   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French
  • ers velu   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French
  • vesce hérissée   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French
  • vesceron   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French
  • Rauhhaarwicke   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – German
  • Zitterwicke   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – German
  • cigerão   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Portuguese
  • ervilhaca-pilosa   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • vika volosistaja   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Transliterated Russian
  • alverjón   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish
  • duvvicker   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish
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Economic importance:

  • Animal food: fodder   (fide Enneking 1995)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals   (fide Cooper & Johnson ed2)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant   (fide Geigy Weed Tables. 1968)
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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Macaronesia: Portugal - Madeira Islands; Spain - Canary Islands
    Northern Africa: Algeria; Egypt; Morocco; Tunisia
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Ethiopia
    East Tropical Africa: Kenya; Tanzania; Uganda
    West-Central Tropical Africa: Rwanda; Zaire [e.]
    South Tropical Africa: Angola [s.w.]
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Afghanistan; Cyprus; Iran; Iraq [n. (rare)]; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey
    Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation - Checheno-Ingushetia, Dagestan, Karachay-Cherkessia, Krasnodar, North Ossetia, Stavropol
    Siberia: Russian Federation - Altay, Buryatia, Chelyabinsk, Irkutsk, Kemerovo, Khakassia, Krasnoyarsk, Kurgan, Novosibirsk, Omsk, Sverdlovsk, Tomsk, Tuva, Tyumen, Yakutia-Sakha
    Middle Asia: Turkmenistan
    China: China
    Eastern Asia: Japan - Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku; Korea; Taiwan
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: Bhutan; India [n.w.]; Nepal; Pakistan [n.]
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: Denmark; Finland; Ireland; Norway; Sweden; United Kingdom
    Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Czechoslovakia; Germany; Hungary; Netherlands; Poland; Switzerland
    East Europe: Belarus; Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania; Moldova; Russian Federation - Arkhangelsk, Astrakhan, Bashkortostan, Belgorod, Bryansk, Chuvashia, Ivanovo, Kaliningrad, Kaluga, Kirov, Komi, Komi-Permyak, Kostroma, Kursk, Leningrad, Lipetsk, Mari-El, Mordvinia, Moscow, Murmansk, Novgorod, Orel, Orenburg, Penza, Perm, Pskov, Rostov, Ryazan, Saratov, Smolensk, Tambov, Tatarstan, Tula, Udmurtia, Ulyanovsk, Vladimir, Volgograd, Vologda, Voronezh, Yaroslavl; Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bulgaria; Former Yugoslavia; Greece; Italy [incl. Sardinia, Sicily]; Romania
    Southwestern Europe: France [incl. Corsica]; Portugal; Spain

      Naturalized:
  • naturalized elsewhere

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Check other web resources for Vicia hirsuta (L.) Gray:

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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:

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  • 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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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?41501 (02 September 2014)

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