Taxon profile


American Milkvetch
Astragalus americanus (Hook.) M.E. Jones

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Fabales »  family Fabaceae - Legumes »  genus Astragalus - milkvetch

Scientific synonyms

Astragalus frigidus var. americanus (Hook.) S. Wats.
Phaca americana (Hook.) Rydb. ex Small
Phaca alpina L.
Colutea frigida (L.) Poir.
Astragalus frigidus var. gaspensis (Rouss.) Fern.
Phaca ochreata Crantz

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Astragalus americanus (Hook.) M.E. Jones]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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