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Taxon: Astragalus australis (L.) Lam.

Genus: Astragalus
Family: Fabaceae (alt. Leguminosae) subfamily: Faboideae tribe: Galegeae subtribe: Astragalinae. Also placed in: Papilionaceae
Nomen number: 444372
Place of publication: Fl. franç. 2:637. 1779 ("1778")
Name verified on: 06-Apr-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 13-Sep-2007
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6).
Accessions: 1 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:


Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Siberia: Russian Federation - Gorno-Altay, Irkutsk, Tuva, Yakutia-Sakha
    Mongolia: Mongolia
    Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Chukchi, Magadan
  • EUROPE
    Middle Europe: Austria; Czechoslovakia; Germany; Poland; Switzerland
    East Europe: Moldova; Russian Federation - European part; Ukraine
    Southeastern Europe: Bulgaria; Former Yugoslavia; Italy; Romania
    Southwestern Europe: France; Spain
  • 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 - Ontario, Quebec
    Western Canada: Canada - Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan
    Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Nevada, Utah

References:

  • Cronquist, A. et al. 1972–. Intermountain flora.
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934–1964. Flora SSSR.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964–1980. Flora europaea.
More:

Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Astragalus australis (L.) Lam.:


Images:

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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Cite as:
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?444372 (01 November 2014)

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