EPPO Global Database

Onobrychis crista-galli(ONBCG)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ONBCG
  • Preferred name: Onobrychis crista-galli
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Lamarck


Mediterranean (southern and eastern). This species only occurs as a rare casual in other Mediterranean countries, where O. caput-galli occurs. Because of the similariy of the Latin names, the common names are confused

Common names
Name Language
cock's comb English
medick vetch English
esparcette crête-de-coq French
sainfoin crête-de-coq French
эспарцет петуший гребень Russian
tez korunga Turkish
karbolet hattamegol Hebrew
כַּרְבֹּלֶת הַתַּרְנְגוֹל Hebrew