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Linnaean Name: Trigonella foenum-graecum Linnaeus var. foenum-graecum
Reference: Species Plantarum 2 : 777 (1753)
Provenance: "Habitat Monspelii."
Generitype of: Trigonella Linnaeus
Designated by: Green, Prop. Brit. Bot.: 177. 1929.
Type: Lectotype : Herb. Linn. No. 932.16 (LINN)
Designated by: Westphal in Pulses Ethiopia, Taxon. Agric. Signif. : 199, 202 (1974)
Current Name: Trigonella foenum-graecum L.
Current Family: Fabaceae: Faboideae
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Record last updated: 19/10/2005