African Plant Database

Astragalus asterias subsp. polyactinus (Boiss.) Greuter
Protologue : Willdenowia 15: 427 (1986)
Information on the genus : Astragalus
Basionym : Astragalus polyactinus Boiss.
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Astragalus stella Gouan
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Astragalus cruciatus var. polyactinus (Boiss.) Hochr. (1904)
 Astragalus polyactinus Boiss. (1872)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Astragalus stella Gouan (1773)
=*Astragalus sinaicus var. arenicola (Pomel) Maire
=Astragalus arenicola Pomel (1874)
=Astragalus tribuloides var. arenicola (Pomel) Murb. (1897)
=*Astragalus cruciatus subsp. linkeanus Maire Afr. N. non Link
=Astragalus sinaicus auct. non Boiss.
=Astragalus sinaicus var. pedunculatus Pamp.
=Astragalus tribuloides auct. non Delile
=Astragalus tribuloides var. medians Maire (1936) non Delile
=Astragalus radiatus auct. auct. Canaria
=Astragalus cruciatus var. algeriensis Sirj. (1944)
=Astragalus cruciatus var. canariensis Sirj. (1944)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Med-Checklist 4: 62 (1989).
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
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