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Astragalus lentiginosus  Douglas ex Hook.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 25559

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): freckled milkvetch [English]
 
    speckledpod milkvetch [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae   
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderRosanae   
                         OrderFabales   
                            FamilyFabaceae  – peas, legumes  
                               GenusAstragalus L. – milkvetch, astragales, locoweed  
                                  SpeciesAstragalus lentiginosus Douglas ex Hook. – freckled milkvetch, speckledpod milkvetch  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. albifolius M.E. Jones – northern freckled milkvetch, Owen's Valley milkvetch, northern speckledpod milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. ambiguus Barneby – freckled milkvetch, Peach Springs freckled milkvetch, speckledpod milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. antonius Barneby – freckled milkvetch, Mt. San Antonio milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. araneosus (Sheldon) Barneby – cobweb milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. australis Barneby – freckled milkvetch, southern freckled milkvetch, speckledpod milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. borreganus M.E. Jones – Borrego milkvetch, northern milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. coachellae Barneby ex Shreve & Wiggins – Coachella milkvetch, Palm Springs freckled milkvetch, Coachella Valley milk-vetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. diphysus (A. Gray) M.E. Jones – freckled milkvetch, double bladder freckled milkvetch, speckledpod milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. floribundus A. Gray – freckled milkvetch, Carson City milkvetch, speckledpod milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. fremontii (A. Gray ex Torr.) S. Watson – Fremont's milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. higginsii S.L. Welsh & K.H. Thorne – Higgins' milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. idriensis M.E. Jones – freckled milkvetch, New Idria milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. ineptus (A. Gray) M.E. Jones – freckled milkvetch, homely milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. kennedyi (Rydb.) Barneby – Kennedy's milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. kernensis (Jeps.) Barneby – Kern milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. latus (M.E. Jones) M.E. Jones – freckled milkvetch, Schell Creek milkvetch, speckledpod milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. lentiginosus Douglas ex Hook. – freckled milkvetch, speckledpod milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. macrolobus (Rydb.) Barneby – West Humboldt milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. maricopae Barneby – Maricopa milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. micans Barneby – shining milk-vetch, freckled milkvetch, shining freckled milkvetch, speckledpod milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. mokiacensis (A. Gray) M.E. Jones – Mokiak milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. multiracemosus S.L. Welsh & N.D. Atwood – Lamoille Canyon milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. negundo Barneby – box elder freckled milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. nigricalycis M.E. Jones – freckled milkvetch, Bakersfield freckled milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. oropedii Barneby – freckled milkvetch, Kaibab Plateau milkvetch, speckledpod milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. palans (M.E. Jones) M.E. Jones – freckled milkvetch, straggling milkvetch, speckledpod milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. piscinensis Barneby – Fish Slough milkvetch, Fish Slough milk-vetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. platyphyllidius (Rydb.) M. Peck – broad-leaved milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. pohlii S.L. Welsh & Barneby – Pohl's milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. salinus (Howell) Barneby – salty loco milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. scorpionis M.E. Jones – scorpion milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. semotus Jeps. – freckled milkvetch, White Mountains milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. sesquimetralis (Rydb.) Barneby – Sodaville milk-vetch, Sodaville milkvetch, Mono locoweed 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. sierrae M.E. Jones – Big Bear milk-vetch, Sierra milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. stramineus (Rydb.) Barneby – freckled milkvetch, straw milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. toiyabensis Barneby – Toiyabe milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. trumbullensis S.L. Welsh & N.D. Atwood – Mt. Trumbull milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. variabilis Barneby – freckled milkvetch, Victorville freckled milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. vitreus Barneby – freckled milkvetch, glass freckled milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. wahweapensis S.L. Welsh – Wahweap freckled milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. wilsonii (Greene) Barneby – Wilson's milkvetch, Wilson milkvetch 
                                     Variety Astragalus lentiginosus var. yuccanus M.E. Jones – yucca milkvetch 
       

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  Source: Fabaceae of North America Update, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Astragalus lentiginosus   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Astragalus lentiginosus   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Astragalus lentiginosus   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Astragalus lentiginosus   
       
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 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: North America  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  
    Canada, Native  
 

 

   

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