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  1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Genista L.
      1. Genista ferox (Poir.) Dum.Cours.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Algeria to Tunisia.

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Ecology
    Africa: Mediterranean woodland., Mediterranean bushland & thicket, Mediterranean forests.
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Genista ferox (Poir.) Dum.Cours. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1997 Jury, S.L. [14347], Morocco K000624153
    Nov 24, 1973 s.coll. [s.n.], Algeria K000624143
    Mar 1, 1963 Reverchon, E. [18], Algeria K000624136
    Mar 1, 1963 Maire, R.C.J.E. [s.n.], Algeria K000624152
    Dec 1, 1962 Joad, G.C. [1882], Algeria K000624142
    Jul 1, 1962 Bové, N. [s.n.], Algeria K000624138
    Cosson, E. [s.n.], Tunisia K000624147
    van Slageren, M. [134], Morocco K000624154
    Reuter, G.F. [s.n.], Algeria K000624145
    Duval, D.J. [s.n.], Algeria K000624148
    Maire, R.C.J.E. [s.n.], Algeria K000624150
    s.coll. [s.n.], Algeria K000624146
    s.coll. [s.n.], Algeria K000624149
    Gallerand, A. [s.n.], Algeria K000624137
    Gallerand, A. [s.n.], Algeria K000624144
    G.l. [s.n.], Algeria K000624139
    Tribout [565], Algeria K000624140
    Tribout [3709], Algeria K000624141
    Fleisher [s.n.], Turkey K000624160

    Bibliography

    First published in Bot. Cult. 3: 458 (1802)

    Accepted by

    • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2012). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 4: 1-431. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.
    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    • Maire, R. (Quezel, P., Ed.) (1987). Flore de l'Afrique du Nord, Vol. 16. Dicots. Leguminosae, part.
    • Quezel, P. & Santa, S. (1962). Nouvelle flore de l'Algerie et des regions desertiq. merid. 1
    • Chittenden, F. J. (1951). The RHS Dictionary of Gardening II. Oxford Univ. Press

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    International Legume Database and Information Service
    International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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 2020. 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