Higher Classification: > Kingdom Plantae > Division Tracheophyta > Subdivision Spermatophytina > Class Magnoliopsida > Superorder Rosanae > Order Fabales > Family Fabaceae > Tribe Galegeae > Genus Oxytropis

Oxytropis campestris (L.) DC.

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

OxytropisDC.accepted genus name

Species group names

Astragalus campestris L. basionym
Astragalus campestris L. homotypic synonym


Oxytropis campestris (L.) DC. subsp. campestris
Oxytropis campestris subsp. sordida (Willd.) C. Hartm.
Oxytropis campestris subsp. tyroliensis (Fritsch) Leins & Merxm.

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Catalan: oxítrop campestre sources: Anthos (2010). Information System of the plants of Spain. Real Jardín Botánico, CSIC - Fundación Biodiversidad. (for names from the Iberian Peninsula and the Balearic Islands).
 English: Yellow Oxytropis sources: Blamey, M. & Grey-Wilson, C. - The Illustrated Flora Of Britain & Northern Europe 1989.
 French: Oxytropis Des Champs sources: Bonnier G. & Layens G. - Flore Complete Portative de la France de la Suisse Et... 1970.
 German: Feld-Spitzkiel sources: Hess, H. E. Et al. - Flora Der Schweiz, Band 2. Birkhauser. 0.
 Russian: Ostrolodochnik Polevoi


nomenclatural reference

DC., Astragalogia. 1802.




ILDIS World Database of Legumes 2010. (copyright © ILDIS). Oxytropis campestris (L.) DC.. Accessed through: Euro+Med PlantBase at http://ww2.bgbm.org/euroPlusMed/PTaxonDetail.asp?UUID=6E1A9FD6-964C-43EA-8294-97BFE9AD537B




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