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Anthyllis vulneraria L.
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 2: 719 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Anthyllis
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Anthyllis vulneraria L. subsp. vulneraria
 
Taxon infra-specific
Anthyllis vulneraria subsp. abyssinica (Sagorski) Cullen (1976)
Anthyllis vulneraria subsp. ajmasiana (Pau) Raynaud & Sauvage (1975)
Anthyllis vulneraria subsp. fatmae Font Quer (1931)
Anthyllis vulneraria subsp. fruticans Emb. (1935)
Anthyllis vulneraria subsp. gandogeri (Sagorski) Maire (1931)
Anthyllis vulneraria subsp. ifranensis Cullen (1976)
Anthyllis vulneraria subsp. matris-filiae Emb. & Maire (1929)
Anthyllis vulneraria subsp. maura (Beck) Maire (1929)
Anthyllis vulneraria var. maura
Anthyllis vulneraria subsp. pseudoarundana H. Lindb. (1932)
Anthyllis vulneraria subsp. saharae (Sagorski) Jahand. & Maire (1932)
Anthyllis vulneraria L. subsp. vulneraria
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual or short-lived perennial herb, with stems often 20 cm or more high with indumentum in upper part usually appressed, sericeous; lower cauline leaves inequifoliolate, with conspicuously long-ciliate margins; petals all purple; calyx 10,5-11 mm long.
Ecology : Roadside rocks; ± 2500-3000 m alt.
  The most southerly of the 30 or more subspecies of the complex.

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see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
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see under Teline: Biodiversité végétale du sud-ouest marocain
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 129681
 
Record n°129681
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