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Hippocrepis unisiliquosa 1

Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Fabales

Familia: Fabaceae
Subfamilia: Faboideae
Tribus: Loteae
Genus: Hippocrepis
Species: Hippocrepis unisiliquosa
Subspecies: H. u. subsp. armena – H. u. subsp. unisiliquosa


Hippocrepis unisiliquosa L., 1753

Ferrum-equinum unisiliquosum (L.) Medik.

Native distribution areas:

Continental: Europe
Regional: Southeastern Europe
Albania, Bulgaria, Greece, Italy, Kriti, Krym, Sicilia, Turkey-in-Europe, Yugoslavia
Regional: Southwestern Europe
Baleares, Corse, France, Portugal, Sardegna, Spain
Continental: Asia-Temperate
Regional: Western Asia
Cyprus, East Aegean Is., Iran, Iraq, Lebanon-Syria, Palestine, Sinai, Transcaucasus, Turkey
Regional: Arabian Peninsula
Gulf States, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia
Continental: Africa
Regional: Northern Africa
Egypt, Tunisia

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition
Primary references

Linnaeus, C. 1753. Species Plantarum. Tomus II: 744. Reference page.


Govaerts, R. et al. 2021. Hippocrepis unisiliquosa in Kew Science Plants of the World online. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2021 Feb 19. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2021. Hippocrepis unisiliquosa. Published online. Accessed: Feb 19 2021. 2021. Hippocrepis unisiliquosa. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2021 Feb 19.
Hassler, M. 2021. Hippocrepis unisiliquosa. World Plants: Synonymic Checklists of the Vascular Plants of the World In: Roskovh, Y., Abucay, L., Orrell, T., Nicolson, D., Bailly, N., Kirk, P., Bourgoin, T., DeWalt, R.E., Decock, W., De Wever, A., Nieukerken, E. van, Zarucchi, J. & Penev, L., eds. 2021. Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2021 Feb 19. Reference page.
USDA, ARS, Germplasm Resources Information Network. Hippocrepis unisiliquosa in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. Accessed: 07-Oct-06.

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