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

Lathyrus niger (L.) Bernh.

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

LathyrusL.accepted genus name

Species group names

Orobus niger L. basionym
Orobus niger L. homotypic synonym


Lathyrus niger (L.) Bernh. subsp. niger
Lathyrus niger subsp. jordanii (Ten.) Arcang.

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Belarussian: Baravyya Zaichyki; Sachavichnik Chorny sources: Kiselevski A. I. - Latino-Russko-Belorusski Botanicheski Slovar. Minsk. 160 P. 1967.
 Catalan: guixó negre 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: Black Pea sources: Stace, C. - New Flora Of The British Isles. Cambridge Univ. Press 1991.
 French: Gesse Noire sources: Bonnier G. & Layens G. - Flore Complete Portative de la France de la Suisse Et... 1970.
 German: Schwarze Platterbse sources: Rothmaler W. & al. - Exkursionsflora Fur Die Gebiete Der DDR Und Der BRD. Bd. 2. 1988.
 Russian: China Chornaya; Sochevichnik Chornyi sources: Fedtschenko, B. A. - Flora URSS, Vol 13. Moscow & Leningrad (Rus) 1948.;Roskov, Yu. R. - Editing Data For CD Publication. 1997.
 Spanish, Castillian: orobo; yerbo de Panonia


nomenclatural reference

Bernh., Syst. Verz. 1800.




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