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Vicia  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 26329

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): vetch [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2011   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyFabaceae  – peas, legumes  
                               GenusVicia L. – vetch  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Vicia acutifolia Elliott – fourleaf vetch, sand vetch 
                                  Species Vicia americana Muhl. ex Willd. – American vetch, American purple vetch, vesce d'Amérique, American deervetch 
                                  Species Vicia amoena Fisch.  
                                  Species Vicia amurensis Oett.  
                                  Species Vicia anatolica Turrill  
                                  Species Vicia andicola Kunth  
                                  Species Vicia articulata Hornem. – oneflower vetch 
                                  Species Vicia assyriaca Boiss.  
                                  Species Vicia benghalensis L. – reddish tufted vetch, purple vetch 
                                  Species Vicia biennis L.  
                                  Species Vicia bithynica (L.) L. – Bithynian vetch 
                                  Species Vicia canescens Labill.  
                                  Species Vicia caroliniana Walter – Carolina vetch 
                                  Species Vicia cassubica L.  
                                  Species Vicia cracca L. – bird vetch, tufted vetch, cow vetch 
                                  Species Vicia disperma DC. – European vetch 
                                  Species Vicia dumetorum L.  
                                  Species Vicia ervilia (L.) Willd. – blister vetch 
                                  Species Vicia faba L. – horsebean 
                                  Species Vicia filicaulis Webb & Berthel.  
                                  Species Vicia floridana S. Watson – Florida vetch 
                                  Species Vicia fulgens Batt. – scarlet vetch 
                                  Species Vicia galeata Boiss.  
                                  Species Vicia graminea Sm.  
                                  Species Vicia grandiflora Scop. – large yellow vetch 
                                  Species Vicia hassei S. Watson – Hasse's vetch, slender vetch 
                                  Species Vicia hirsuta (L.) Gray – tiny vetch, hairy vetch 
                                  Species Vicia humilis Kunth  
                                  Species Vicia hybrida L. – hairy yellow vetch 
                                  Species Vicia hyrcanica Fisch. & C.A. Mey. – vetch 
                                  Species Vicia incisa M. Bieb.  
                                  Species Vicia lathyroides L. – spring vetch 
                                  Species Vicia laxiflora Brot. – slender vetch 
                                  Species Vicia leucophaea Greene – Mogollon Mountain vetch 
                                  Species Vicia lilacina Ledeb.  
                                  Species Vicia loiseleurii (M. Bieb.) Litv.  
                                  Species Vicia ludoviciana Nutt. ex Torr. & A. Gray – Louisiana vetch, deerpea vetch, slim vetch 
                                  Species Vicia lutea L. – smooth yellow vetch 
                                  Species Vicia magellanica Hook. f.  
                                  Species Vicia melanops Sm.  
                                  Species Vicia menziesii Spreng. – Hawai'i vetch, Hawaiian vetch, Hawaiian wild broad-bean 
                                  Species Vicia michauxii Spreng.  
                                  Species Vicia minutiflora D. Dietr. – pygmyflower vetch, smallflower vetch 
                                  Species Vicia monantha Retz. – barn vetch 
                                  Species Vicia montbretii Fisch. & C.A. Mey. – vetch 
                                  Species Vicia montevidensis Vogel  
                                  Species Vicia narbonensis L. – purple broad vetch 
                                  Species Vicia nigricans Hook. & Arn. – black vetch 
                                  Species Vicia noeana Reut. ex Boiss.  
                                  Species Vicia ocalensis R.K. Godfrey & Kral – Ocala vetch 
                                  Species Vicia orobus DC.  
                                  Species Vicia palaestina Boiss. – vetch 
                                  Species Vicia pannonica Crantz – Hungarian vetch 
                                  Species Vicia peregrina L. – wandering vetch 
                                  Species Vicia pisiformis L. – pale-flower vetch, pea vetch 
                                  Species Vicia pulchella Kunth – sweetclover vetch, beautiful vetch, sweet-clover vetch 
                                  Species Vicia pyrenaica Pourr.  
                                  Species Vicia ramuliflora (Maxim.) Ohwi  
                                  Species Vicia sativa L. – garden vetch, common vetch, tare, narrowleaf vetch 
                                  Species Vicia sepium L. – bush vetch, hedge vetch 
                                  Species Vicia serratifolia Jacq.  
                                  Species Vicia sessiliflora Clos  
                                  Species Vicia setifolia Kunth  
                                  Species Vicia sylvatica L. – wood vetch 
                                  Species Vicia tetrasperma (L.) Schreb. – lentil vetch, slender vetch, sparrow vetch 
                                  Species Vicia unijuga A. Braun – two-leaf vetch 
                                  Species Vicia venosa (Willd. ex Link) Maxim.  
                                  Species Vicia villosa Roth – winter vetch, hairy vetch, woolly vetch 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  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: Vicia   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Vicia   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Vicia   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
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