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

Vicia tetrasperma (L.) Schreb.

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

ViciaL.accepted genus name

Species group names

Ervum tetraspermum L. basionym
Ervum tetraspermum L. homotypic synonym
Ervum tenuissimum Pers. synonym
Vicia gemella Crantz synonym
Vicia tetrasperma var. gracilis (Loisel.) Asch. & Graebn. synonym
Vicia tetrasperma var. tenuissima sensu Fernald. misapplied name

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Catalan: vícia tetrasperma 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: Slender Vetch; Smooth Tare; Sparrow Vetch sources: Harden, G. J. (Ed.) - Flora Of New South Wales, Vol 2. Kensington: New South Wales 1991.;Stace, C. - New Flora Of The British Isles. Cambridge Univ. Press 1991.;Terrell, E. E. - Checklist Of Names For 3, 000 Vas. Pl... Agric. Handbook No. 1977.
 French: Vesce A Quatre Graines sources: Bonnier G. & Layens G. - Flore Complete Portative de la France de la Suisse Et... 1970.
 German: Viersamige Wicke sources: Rothmaler W. & al. - Exkursionsflora Fur Die Gebiete Der DDR Und Der BRD. Bd. 2. 1988.
 Russian: Chechevichka Chetyrekhsemyanna; Goroshek Chetyrekhsemyannyi


nomenclatural reference

Schreb., Spic. Fl. Lips. 1771.




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