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List of names matching "Anthyllis barba-jovis"
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accepted Anthyllis barba-jovis L.

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Anthyllis barba-jovis

Accepted name

Anthyllis barba-jovis L.1, 2, 3, 4, 5


Anthyllis barva-jovis L.6


Tribe: Loteae;  Genus: Anthyllis

Vernacular names

Arbrisseau d'Argent7; Jupiter's Beard8


Perennial non-climbing shrub;  not threatened




Has never flowered on Mauritius.4; Has not flowered on Mauritius.4; Native to Europe.4

Geographical records

Africa:   Algeria(N)6, Libya(I)1, Tunisia(N)6

Europe4, 6:   Albania(U)6, Corsica(N)2, Crete(N)2, former Yugoslavia(N)2, France-F.E.(N)2, Greece(N)6, Italy-F.E.(N)2, Sardinia(N)2, Sicily-F.E.(N)2, Spain(N)6

Indian Ocean4:   Mauritius(I)4

(N = native, I = introduced, U = uncertain status)

Habitats (for Africa only)

Mediterranean grasslands9

Literature citations

Description1, 2, 9


2005 (Indian Ocean) Lock JM & Ireland H (JS2005);     Coordinator: 2001-03 Sokoloff DD


1:Jafri, S.M.N. (1980) Fabaceae. In: Flora of Libya, Pt. 86. Jaffri & El Gadi
2:Heywood, V.H. & Ball, P.W. (1968) Leguminosae. In: Flora Europaea Vol. 2. ed. Tutin, T.G. et al.
3:Linnaeus, C. von (1753) Sp. Pl.
4:Polhill, R, M. (1990) Legumineuses. In: Flore des Mascareignes, Vol 80. J. Bosser et a
5:Tikhomirov, V.N. & Sokoloff, D. (1996) Bull. Moscow Soc. of Naturalists. Biological Ser. 101 (1): 61-73
6:Greuter, W. et al. (Eds.) (1989) Med-Checklist Vol. 4 (published)
7:Bojer, W. (1837) Hortus Mauritianus ou Enumeration des Plants... l'ile Maurice
8:Menichini, F. et al. (1982) Planta Med., 45: 243-244
9:Quezel, P. & Santa, S. (1962) Nouvelle flore de l'Algerie et des regions desertiq. merid. 1

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TROPICOS nomenclatural database at Missouri Botanical Garden (W3TROPICOS)

Flora Europaea database at RBG Edinburgh


database of root-nodule bacteria at RIKEN, Japan

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