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Published In: Species Plantarum 2: 744. 1753. (1 May 1753) (Sp. Pl.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

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Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 6/3/2011)
General/Distribution: A genus with 12 species, distributed in Europe, Mediterranean region, N. Africa, Canary Islands, Cape Verde Islands, Arabia and Pakistan; represented locally by 1 species.


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Herbs or shrubs. Leaf stipulate, imparipinnate, leaflets numerous, entire, exstipellate. Flowers yellow, in axillary clusters or 1-2 in the axils. Bracts small, bracteoles absent. Calyx gamosepalous, 2 upper teeth ± connate. Vexillum suborbicular, keel incurved, beaked. Stamens diadelphous, 9+1, alternate filaments slightly dilated at the apex, anthers uniform. Fruit laterally compressed, upper margin deeply excavated at each seed, joints horse-shoe shaped; seeds arcuate.
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