Table 1. Survey of arctic legume genera.

Tribe

Genus

Number of taxa

Lupineae

Lupinus

2 indigenous species

Trifoliae

Trifolium [incl. Lupinaster, Amoria]

2 indigenous, 5 adventive species

Medicago

3 adventive species

Melilotus

3 adventive species

Galegeae

Astragalus

27 indigenous species and subspecies from 11 sections of 4 subgenera

Oxytropis
(A complete draft checklist for Oxytropis is given in Appendix)

64 species. and subspecies. (44 from the Russian Arctic), 5 sections, 2 subgenera

Caragana

the only species C. jubata at the southern boundary of the Arctic in the Kharaulakh area

Hedysareae

Hedysarum

7 species. and subspecies. of 2 sections

Viciae

Vicia

4 indigenous species

Lathyrus

4 indigenous species