[ILDIS] International Legume Database & Information Service


Report generated by LegumeWeb from the ILDIS World Database of Legumes

List of names matching "Biserrula pelecinus"
Status Name
synonym Biserrula pelecinus L.

There is one name matching your enquiry. Astragalus pelecinus pelecinus is the name accepted by ILDIS for the taxon located using your search string. The name you gave is an orthographic variant or other recognised misspelling.

Astragalus pelecinus subsp. pelecinus

Accepted name

Astragalus pelecinus (L.) Barneby subsp. pelecinus (L.)Barneby1


Biserrula pelecinus L.1, 2
Biserrula pelecinus L. subsp. dalmatica Trinajstic2
Pelecinus vulgaris Medik.1


Tribe: Galegeae;  Genus: Astragalus


Annual non-climbing herb;  not threatened

Geographical records

Africa1:   Algeria(N)2, Canary Is(N)3, Egypt(N)1, Ethiopia(N)3, Libya(N)2, Madeira(N)1, Morocco(N)2, Tunisia(N)2

Europe1, 2:   Albania(N)1, 2, Balearic Is(N)1, 2, Bulgaria(N)1, 2, Corsica(N)1, 2, Crete(N)1, 2, former Yugoslavia(N)1, France(N)1, 2, Greece(N)1, 2, Italy(N)1, 2, Portugal(N)1, 2, Sardinia(N)1, 2, Sicily(N)1, 2, Spain(N)1, 2, Turkey in Europe(N)2

Middle East1, 2:   Cyprus(U)1, East Aegean Is (Greek)(N)1, Israel(N)1, Jordan(N)1, Lebanon(N)1, Saudi Arabia(N)1, Syria(N)1, Turkey in Asia(N)1

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

Literature citations

Description1, 4, 5;  Illustration5, 6


1996 Podlech D;     Coordinator: 1996 Podlech D


1:Podlech, D. (0) Revision der annuellen Astragalus-Arten.
2:Greuter, W. et al. (Eds.) (1989) Med-Checklist Vol. 4 (published)
3:Gillett, J.B. et al. (1971) Papilionoideae. In: Fl. Trop.E. Africa, Milne-Redhead & Polhill
4:Heywood, V.H. & Ball, P.W. (1968) Leguminosae. In: Flora Europaea Vol. 2. ed. Tutin, T.G. et al.
5:Dominguez, E. (1987) Pap. in Flora Vasc. de Andalucia Occ. Ketres, Barcelona
6:Jordanov, D. (ed.) (1976) Flora Reipublicae Popularis Bulgaricae Vol. 6.

The following databases on Web pages not maintained by ILDIS may contain information on Astragalus pelecinus pelecinus. If you use one of these buttons, you may have to use your browser's Back button to return to this page.


TROPICOS nomenclatural database at Missouri Botanical Garden (W3TROPICOS)

Flora Europaea database at RBG Edinburgh

Herbarium records

RNG (Morocco): The University of Reading Herbarium, Moroccan collections


database of root-nodule bacteria at RIKEN, Japan

Retrieval performed by Araneus version 1.27R4, designed and written by Richard White and last revised on 16 June 2018. Processing time for this enquiry = 0.11 seconds. Powered by MySQL

The LegumeWeb software has been moved to a new hosting service. ILDIS apologises for the interruptions in service while the problem was addressed. Some parts of the system may still not behave as expected: please let me know if you encounter any errors. (16 June 2018)

[Home] [Back] [Help] [Search]

[News] [Email] [Contact]

If you wish to make any enquiries about this page, please use the contact button (for postal address and phone and fax numbers) or the email button (if you can email from within your browser).

ILDIS Copyright © 2018 by Richard White and International Legume Database & Information Service. All rights reserved.

This page was generated by the Araneus program (version Araneus) designed and written by Richard White and last edited on 16 June 2018. It was created on a server in the U.K. run by Kualo Ltd.