Sorting Onobrychis names

Species on this page ( A = names approved by most authorities, s = approved as synonyms) :



Onobrychis arenaria (Kit.) DC.

SYNONYM(S) : Onobrychis arenaria (Kit. ex Willd.) DC.

GERMAN : Sand-Esparsette.

RUSSIAN : Espartset peschanyi.

SLOVENIAN : Peshèena turshka detelja.


Onobrychis arenaria (Kit.) DC. subsp. arenaria

SYNONYM(S) : Onobrychis collina Jordan, Onobrychis viciifolia Scop. subsp. arenaria (Kit. ex Willd.) Thell.


Onobrychis arenaria (Kit.) DC. subsp. tommasinii (Jordan) Asch. & Graebner

SYNONYM(S) : Onobrychis tommasinii Jordan, Onobrychis ocellata Beck.

SLOVENIAN : Tommasinijeva turshka detelja.

Onobrychis caput-galli (L.) Lam.

SYNONYM(S) : Onobrychis depressa C. Presl.

SLOVENIAN : Petelinja turshka detelja.

Onobrychis humilis (Loefl.) G. Lopez

SPANISH : Esperceta gris, Esperceta peluda, Esperceta silvestre.

Onobrychis montana Lam. & DC.

SYNONYM(S) : Onobrychis viciifolia Scop. subsp. montana (Lam. & DC.) Scop.

FRENCH : Sainfoin de montagne.

GERMAN : Berg-Esparsette.

Onobrychis montana Lam. & DC. subsp. montana

SYNONYM(S) : Onobrychis viciifolia Scop. subsp. montana (DC.) Gams.

Onobrychis saxatilis (L.) Lam.

FRENCH : Sainfoin des rochers.

SPANISH : Arvejilla de mula, Esparceta de pastor, Esparcetilla, Pimpirigallo, Pipirigallo.


Onobrychis supina (Chaix) DC.

FRENCH : Sainfoin couché.

Onobrychis tanaitica Spreng.

RUSSIAN : Espartset donskoi.


Onobrychis viciifolia Scop.

SYNONYM(S) : Hedysarum onobrychis L., Onobrychis onobrychis (L.) Karsten, Onobrychis sativa Lam., Onobrychis viciifolia Scop. subsp. sativa (Lam.) Thell., Onobrychis vulgaris Güldenst.

AFRIKAANS : Esparset.

CHINESE : Hong dou cao, Lü shi cao, Lü shi dou.

DANISH : Esparsette.

DUTCH : Esparcette, Hanekamklaver.

ENGLISH : Esparcet, Holy clover (Taiwan), Sainfoin.

FINNISH : Esparsetti.

FRENCH : Esparcette, Esparcette à feuilles de vesce, Sainfoin, Sainfoin à feuilles de vesce, Sainfoin cultivé.

GERMAN: Esparsette, Futter-Esparsette, Saat-Esparsette.

GREEK : Onobrichis.

HUNGARIAN : Baltacim.

ITALIAN : Crocetta, Lupinella, Lupinella comune.

JAPANESE : Onoburikisu.

NORWEGIAN : Esparsett.

POLISH : Esparceta siewna.


RUSSIAN : Espartset, Espartset goroshkolistnyi, Espartset posevnoi.

SLOVENIAN : Navadna turshka detelja, Esparzeta.

SPANISH : Arveja de asno, Esparceta, Esparceta común, Esparcetilla , Esparcilla, Pimpirigallo , Pipirigallo , Pipirigallo común , Trepadella (Catalan).

SWEDISH : Esparsett, Helghö.




Porcher Michel H. et al. 1995 - 2020, Sorting Onobrychis Names. Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database - A Work in Progress. Institute for Land & Food Resources. The University of Melbourne. < > (2004).


General Bibliography


Complementary / Specific


EURODICAUTOM, On-line Technical Dictionary in 12 languages provided by the European Commission < >.

FITO-INFO, 2004, Informacijski Sistem za varstvo Rastlin. Sistematika Rastlin. < >.

Hanelt Peter et al. , 2001, Mansfeld's Encyclopedia of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops, Vol. xx. Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (Editors), First English Edition, Springer.

IPK Gatersleben, 2002, Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops. < >.

IPNI, 2003, International Plant Name Index. Online Database. < >.

Mabberley D.J. 1997, The Plant-Book : a Portable Dictionary of the Vascular Plants, 2d Edition, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, U.K.

Selishkar T. & Inshtitut za fitomedicino BF, 2002, Cirsium. FITO-INFO. < >.

Smitinand Tem, 2001, Thai Plant Names - Revised Edition by The Forest Herbarium - Royal Forest Department. Bangkok. Thailand.

USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN). [Online Database] National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. Available: (xx xxxx 20xx).

Wang Zongxun et al. 1996, A New Latin, Chinese, English Botanical Nomenclature. Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Botany. Aviation Industry Publisher, Beijing.

Wiersema J. H. & León B. 1999, World Economic Plants : a Standard Reference. CRC Press LLC.

Xie Zongwa & Yu Youqin (Editors), 1996, Materia Medica, Chinese Terminology, Vol. 1, Renminweisheng Publishing House Beijing, China. (Latin with authority names and Chinese-simplified, text in Chinese).


Contributors to this page (Personal communication) : In progress.


back to Gateway , to list of notes

Date created: 12 / 03 / 2004
Authorised by
Last modified: 26 / 03 / 2004
Access: No restriction
Copyright © 1995 - 2020, I.L.F.R. - The University of Melbourne.
Maintained by: Michel H. Porcher,