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Taxon: Vicia narbonensis L.

Genus: Vicia subgenus: Vicia section: Narbonensis
Family: Fabaceae (alt. Leguminosae) subfamily: Faboideae tribe: Fabeae. Also placed in: Papilionaceae
Nomen number: 41535
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:737. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 03-Oct-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 18-Aug-2004
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6).
Accessions: 88 in National Plant Germplasm System.
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  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


Common names:

  • French vetch   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – English
  • narbon-bean   (Source: GRACE 44:411. 1997) – English
  • Narbonne vetch   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English
  • vesce de Narbonne   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French
  • französische Wicke   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – German
  • Mauswicke   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – German
  • ervilha-de-Narbona   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Portuguese
  • gorošek narbonskij   (Source: F Armenia ) – Transliterated Russian
  • alverjón   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish
  • haba loca   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish
  • klotvicker   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish
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Economic importance:

  • Animal food: forage   (grazing fide Leg ErWild)
  • Gene sources: potential for pest resistance in faba bean   (fide Theor Appl Genet 88:261. 1994)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant   (fide Enneking 98. 1995)

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Northern Africa: Algeria [n.]; Egypt; Morocco [n.]; Tunisia
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Afghanistan [n.e.]; Cyprus; Iran; Iraq; Israel; Jordan; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey
    Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation - Checheno-Ingushetia, Dagestan, Krasnodar
    Middle Asia: Kyrgyzstan; Tajikistan; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: Pakistan
  • EUROPE
    Middle Europe: Hungary
    Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bulgaria; Greece; Italy [incl. Sardinia, Sicily]
    Southwestern Europe: France [incl. Corsica]; Spain

      Naturalized:
  • naturalized elsewhere

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).
  • Ali, S. I. & S. M. H. Jafri, eds. 1976–. Flora of Libya.
  • Allkin, R. et al. 1986. Names and synonyms of species and subspecies in the Vicieae: issue 3. In: Bisby, F. A. et al., Vicieae Database Project 7:62.
  • Bennett, S. J. & N. Maxted. 1997. An ecogeographic analysis of the Vicia narbonensis complex. Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 44:411–428.
  • Birch et al. 1985. Vicia johannis and wild relatives of the faba bean: a taxonomic study. Econ. Bot. 39:177–190.
  • Davis, P. H., ed. 1965–1988. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands.
  • Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage.
  • Enneking, D. 1995. The toxicity of Vicia species and their utilization as grain legumes. 87–99.
  • Eriksson, O. et al. 1979. Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 2.
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource).
  • Graham, E. H. 1941. Legumes for erosion control and wildlife. USDA Misc. Publ. 412.
  • Hermann, F. J. 1960. Vetches of the United States - native, naturalized and cultivated. U.S.D.A. Agric. Handb. 168:31.
  • Jahandiez, E. & R. Maire. 1931–1941. Catalogue des plantes du Maroc.
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934–1964. Flora SSSR.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Mouterde, P. 1966–. Nouvelle flore du Liban et de la Syrie.
  • Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970–. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  • Pignatti, S. 1982. Flora d'Italia.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  • Pottier-Alapetite, G. 1979–1981. Flore de la Tunisie: Angiospermes-Dicotyledones.
  • Quézel, P. & S. Santa. 1962–1963. Nouvelle flore de l'Algerie.
  • Raina, S. N. & Y. Ogihara. 1994. Chloroplast DNA diversity in Vicia faba and its close wild relatives: implications for reassessment. Theor. Appl. Genet. 88:261–266.
  • Raina, S. N. et al. 2001. Physical mapping of 18S-5.8S-26S and 5S ribosomal RNA gene families in three important vetches (Vicia species) and their allied taxa constituting three species complexes. Theor. Appl. Genet. 103:839–845.
  • Raynaud, C. 1976. Monographie et iconographie du genre Vicia L. au Maroc. Bull. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V. 1:155.
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963–. Flora iranica.
  • Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants.
  • Roupakias, D. G. 1986. Interspecific hybridization between Vicia faba (L.) and Vicia narbonensis (L.): early pod growth and embryo-sac development. Euphytica 35:175–183.
  • Smythies, B. E. 1984–1986. Flora of Spain and the Balearic Islands: checklist of vascular plants. Englera 3:1-882.
  • Takhtajan, A. L., ed. 1954–1987. Flora Armenii.
  • Täckholm, V. 1974. Students' flora of Egypt, ed. 2.
  • Townsend, C. C. & E. Guest. 1966–. Flora of Iraq.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964–1980. Flora europaea.
  • Yakovlev, G. P. et al. 1996. Legumes of Northern Eurasia.
  • Zohary, M. & N. Feinbrun-Dothan. 1966–. Flora palaestina.
  • van de Ven, W. T. G. et al. 1993. Taxonomic relationships between Vicia faba and its relatives based on nuclear and mitochondrial RFLPs and PCR analysis. Theor. Appl. Genet. 86:71–80.
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Vicia narbonensis L.:

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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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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?41535 (22 December 2014)

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