Willdenowia 37 – Article37118

Willdenowia – Annals of the Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem
ISSN 0511-9618
© 2007 BGBM Berlin-Dahlem.

Sabaii, T., Zarre, S. & Podlech, D. 2007: Two new species of Astragalus sect. Anthylloidei (Fabaceae).
Willdenowia 37: 297-304

Astragalus fissicalyx and A. veiskaramii are described as species new to science and illustrated. Based on gross morphology and petiole anatomy the relationships between the new species and their closest relatives, i.e. A. diopogon and A. anthylloides, respectively, are discussed.

Key words
Leguminosae, taxonomy, Astragalus fissicalyx, Astragalus veiskaramii, Iran, Pakistan.

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