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Pakistan | Family List | Papilionaceae | Trigonella

Trigonella orthoceras Kar. & Kir. in Bull.Soc.Nat.Moscow. 14:399. 1841. Boiss.,Fl.Or.2:77.1872; Sirj. in Publ.Fac.Sci.Univ.Masaryk 136: 16.1931; All in Pak. J.For.17(2):259.1967.

Decumbent to erect, branched from the base, appressed-hairy. Leaflets 6-15 mm long, 3-8 mm broad, obovate, cuneate, dentate above; stipules semisagittate dentate. Inflorescence sessile, 2-5-flowered. Calyx 3-4 mm long, teeth about as long as the tube. Corolla 4-5 mm long, yellow. Fruit 2-3 cm long, 1-1.5 mm broad, reticulately netted, areoles oblong length-wise, many-seeded.

Fl.Per.: April-May.

Holotype: ‘In arenosis ad rivulam Burgan circa montes Tarbagatai, Karelin & Kirilow (MW).

Distribution: Pakistan; Russia, (European part,) Caucasus, Western Siberia, Central Asia; Turkey; Iraq.


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