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This species is accepted, and its native range is Texas to NE. Mexico.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Conservation
Not Threatened
Morphology General Habit
Annual, Not climbing, Herb/Shrub
Vernacular
Texas Bluebonnet

Native to:

Mexico Northeast, Texas

Introduced into:

Louisiana

Lupinus texensis Hook. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1986 Lindheimer, F. [600], USA K000555633
Jan 1, 1986 Drummond, T. [s.n.], USA K000555632 lectotype
Jan 1, 1986 Drummond, J. [s.n.], Texas K000829539 isolectotype
Jan 1, 1986 Drummond, T. [143], USA K000555634 isolectotype

First published in Bot. Mag. 63: t. 3492 (1836)

Accepted by

  • Isely, D. (1998). Native and Naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States: 1-1007. Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum. Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Isely, D. (1998). Native and Naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States: 1-1007. Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum. Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

International Legume Database and Information Service

  • Correll, D. S. & Johnston, M. C. (1970). Man. Vasc. Pl. Texas. Texas Res. Found., Renner 1881pp.
  • Turner, B. L. (1959). Univ. of Texas Press, Austin. 284 pp The Legumes of Texas

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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International Legume Database and Information Service
International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0