Astragalus sect. Malacothrix Bunge, Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint Pétersbourg 11(16): 54. 1868.

Synonyms

Astragalus sect. Bornmuelleriana Sirj., Feddes Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 52: 15. 1943.
Astragalus sect. Malacothrix subsect. Bornmuelleriana (Sirj.) Maassoumi, Sendtnera 1: 212. 1993.
Astragalus sect. Heterozyx Bunge, Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint Pétersbourg 11(16): 53. 1868.
Astragalus sect. Malacothrix subsect. Dasyphylloides Maassoumi, Sendtnera 1: 166. 1993.