Astragalus giganteus

Astragalus giganteus

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Fabales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Fabales

Familia: Fabaceae
Subfamilia: Faboideae
Tribus: Galegeae
Genus: Astragalus
Species: Astragalus giganteus

NameEdit

Astragalus giganteus S.Watson, 1882

SynonymsEdit

  • Astragalus giganteus var. yaquianus (S.Watson) M.E.Jones
  • Astragalus texanus E.Sheld.
  • Astragalus yaquianus S.Watson

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Mexico
      • Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest
    • Regional: Southern Central USA
      • New Mexico, Texas

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: giant milkvetch
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