A New species of Astragalus L. (Fabaceae) from Indo-Nepal Region
Chaudhary L.B. & Z.H. Khan
Published on : 01-Jan-2022
DOI : https://dx.doi.org/10.22244/rheedea.2005.15.02.05Download
Astragalus sanjappae Chaudhary & Khan, a new species in Fabaceae, is described from Indo-Nepal region. This species is closely allied to A. tenuicaulis Benth. ex Bunge and A. sikkimensis Benth. ex Bunge but differs from both in having leaflets hairy on both sides, calyx teeth very minute, keel petals shorter than wing petals and distinctly stipitate pods. It is illustrated.