African Plant Database


Onobrychis viciifolia Scop.
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Carniol., ed. 2 2: 76 (1772)
Information on the genus : Onobrychis
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (weed)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Onobrychis sativa Lam. (1779)
=Onobrychis sativa var. pseudosupina Ball (1878)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Subglabrous to pubescent perennial herb 10-80 cm tall with pink flowers; introduced and naturalized in N Ethiopia at 2200-2300 m alt.
Ecology : Probably native of SE Europe-W Asia.
  Not mapped.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Publ. Fac. Sci. Univ. Masaryk (Brno) 56: 178 (1925).
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 544 (1962).
  • Fl. Eur. 2: 191 (1968).
  • Med-Checklist 4: 157 (1989).
  • Fl. Iberica 7: 966 (2000). 
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 70595
 
Record n°70595
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