Taxon profile


Vicia sativa L.

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

Scientific synonyms

Vicia bacla Moench
Vicia communis Rouy
Vicia cornigera Chaub.
Vicia cosentini Guss.
Vicia cuneata Gren. & Godr.
Vicia erythosperma Rchb.
Vicia glabra Schleich.
Vicia globosa Retz.
Vicia intermedia Viv.
Vicia leucosperma Moench

Other names

= Common Vetch
= Garden Vetch
= Narrowleaf Vetch
= Pois France
= Sweetpea
= Tare


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Intertaxon relationships

consumer (larval stage only): Hypera striata (Boheman, 1834)

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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Vicia sativa subsp. amphicarpa (Dorthes) Asch.
subspecies Vicia sativa subsp. macrocarpa (Moris) Arcang.

Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Vicia sativa L.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Danin A.: Flora and Vegetation of Israel [] [as Vicia sativa]
Data retrieved on: 26 February 2009
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Vicia sativa L.]
EN Pyšek P., Sádlo J. & Mandák B. (2002): Catalogue of alien plants of the Czech Republic [], Preslia 74(2): 97–186, 2002. [as Vicia sativa L.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Vicia sativa L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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