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Astragalus eremophilus Boiss.

Synonyms

Astragalus chudaei, Astragalus cremophilos, Astragalus falcinellus, Astragalus geniorum, Astragalus schimperi

Common names

Halag, milkvetch

My notes

Most pictures probably show Astragalus hauarensis instead of A. eremophilus.

Seed pods of milkvetch (Astragalus eremophilus, local name Khawatim al bar). Harrarah, 40 miles south-west from Doha, Qatar, March 12, 2010
LinkSeed pods of milkvetch (Astragalus eremophilus, local name Khawatim al bar). Harrarah, 40 miles south-west from Doha, Qatar, March 12, 2010
Hairy leaves of Astragalus eremophilus(?) in sand in area of Jebel Al-Nakhsh in south-western Qatar, February 7, 2014
LinkHairy leaves of Astragalus eremophilus(?) in sand in area of Jebel Al-Nakhsh in south-western Qatar, February 7, 2014
Location on mapsطريق سلوى، Qatar
Hairy leaves of Astragalus eremophilus(?) on sand in area of Jebel Al-Nakhsh in south-western Qatar, February 7, 2014
LinkHairy leaves of Astragalus eremophilus(?) on sand in area of Jebel Al-Nakhsh in south-western Qatar, February 7, 2014
Location on mapsطريق سلوى، Qatar
Hairy leaves of Astragalus eremophilus(?) submerged in sand in area of Jebel Al-Nakhsh in south-western Qatar, February 7, 2014
LinkHairy leaves of Astragalus eremophilus(?) submerged in sand in area of Jebel Al-Nakhsh in south-western Qatar, February 7, 2014
Location on mapsطريق سلوى، Qatar
Astragalus eremophilus(?) with a green caterpillar in sand near a road to Saudi Arabia in southern Qatar, February 11, 2014
LinkAstragalus eremophilus(?) with a green caterpillar in sand near a road to Saudi Arabia in southern Qatar, February 11, 2014
Location on mapsQatar-UAE Road, Qatar
Astragalus eremophilus(?) near a road to Sawda Natheel in southern Qatar, February 11, 2014
LinkAstragalus eremophilus(?) near a road to Sawda Natheel in southern Qatar, February 11, 2014
Location on mapsQatar-UAE Road, Qatar
Leaves of Astragalus eremophilus(?) in sand near Umm Bab in south-western Qatar, February 21, 2014
LinkLeaves of Astragalus eremophilus(?) in sand near Umm Bab in south-western Qatar, February 21, 2014
Location on mapsUAE-Quatar Road, Qatar
Astragalus eremophilus(?) in sand near Umm Bab in south-western Qatar, February 21, 2014
LinkAstragalus eremophilus(?) in sand near Umm Bab in south-western Qatar, February 21, 2014
Location on mapsUAE-Quatar Road, Qatar
Leaves of Astragalus eremophilus(?) covered by sand near Umm Bab in south-western Qatar, February 21, 2014
LinkLeaves of Astragalus eremophilus(?) covered by sand near Umm Bab in south-western Qatar, February 21, 2014
Location on mapsUAE-Quatar Road, Qatar
Flowers of Astragalus eremophilus(?) in sand near Umm Bab in south-western Qatar, February 21, 2014
LinkFlowers of Astragalus eremophilus(?) in sand near Umm Bab in south-western Qatar, February 21, 2014
Location on mapsUnnamed Road, Qatar
Blooming Astragalus eremophilus(?) near Umm Bab in south-western Qatar, February 21, 2014
LinkBlooming Astragalus eremophilus(?) near Umm Bab in south-western Qatar, February 21, 2014
Location on mapsAl Rayyan, Qatar
Astragalus eremophilus(?) eaten by aphids near Umm Bab in south-western Qatar, February 21, 2014
LinkAstragalus eremophilus(?) eaten by aphids near Umm Bab in south-western Qatar, February 21, 2014
Location on mapsUnnamed Road, Qatar
Seeds of Astragalus eremophilus near Dukhan Road. Western Qatar, March 1, 2014
LinkSeeds of Astragalus eremophilus near Dukhan Road. Western Qatar, March 1, 2014
Location on mapsGarafat Al Rayyan and Dukhan Highway, Qatar
Astragalus eremophilus near Dukhan Road. Western Qatar, March 1, 2014
LinkAstragalus eremophilus near Dukhan Road. Western Qatar, March 1, 2014
Location on mapsGarafat Al Rayyan and Dukhan Highway, Qatar
Astragalus eremophilus(?) in windblown sand on roadside of Salwa Road in area of Khashem Al Nekhsh. Southern Qatar, March 18, 2016
LinkAstragalus eremophilus(?) in windblown sand on roadside of Salwa Road in area of Khashem Al Nekhsh. Southern Qatar, March 18, 2016
Location on mapsSalwa Rd, Qatar
Fruits of Astragalus eremophilus(?) in windblown sand on roadside of Salwa Road in area of Khashem Al Nekhsh. Southern Qatar, March 18, 2016
LinkFruits of Astragalus eremophilus(?) in windblown sand on roadside of Salwa Road in area of Khashem Al Nekhsh. Southern Qatar, March 18, 2016
Location on mapsSalwa Rd, Qatar
Small plant of Astragalus eremophilus(?) in windblown sand on roadside of Salwa Road in area of Khashem Al Nekhsh. Southern Qatar, March 18, 2016
LinkSmall plant of Astragalus eremophilus(?) in windblown sand on roadside of Salwa Road in area of Khashem Al Nekhsh. Southern Qatar, March 18, 2016
Location on mapsSalwa Rd, Qatar
Hairy leaves of Astragalus eremophilus(?) in windblown sand on roadside of Salwa Road in area of Khashem Al Nekhsh. Southern Qatar, March 18, 2016
LinkHairy leaves of Astragalus eremophilus(?) in windblown sand on roadside of Salwa Road in area of Khashem Al Nekhsh. Southern Qatar, March 18, 2016
Location on mapsSalwa Rd, Qatar
Astragalus eremophilus(?) on a gravel plane in Harrarah (Al Kharrarah). Southern Qatar, April 23, 2016
LinkAstragalus eremophilus(?) on a gravel plane in Harrarah (Al Kharrarah). Southern Qatar, April 23, 2016
Location on mapsUnnamed Road, Qatar
Astragalus eremophilus or may be A. hauarensis on a gravel plane in Harrarah (Al Kharrarah). Southern Qatar, April 23, 2016
LinkAstragalus eremophilus or may be A. hauarensis on a gravel plane in Harrarah (Al Kharrarah). Southern Qatar, April 23, 2016
Location on mapsUnnamed Road, Qatar

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Acknowledgements

QNHG (Qatar Natural History Group) and associated people, for a possibility to participate in their field excursions and to learn about local nature.