In Lathyrus odoratus the absence of the proper insect has been supposed to prevent crossing.
"More Letters of Charles Darwin Volume II" by Charles Darwin
Now it happened that there was a battle between him and Ptolemy, who was called Lathyrus, who had taken the city Asochis.
"The Wars of the Jews or History of the Destruction of Jerusalem" by Flavius Josephus
By this movement Lathyrus was unable to keep his ground in Coele-Syria, and he took the bold step of marching towards Egypt.
"History Of Egypt From 330 B.C. To The Present Time, Volume 10 (of 12)" by S. Rappoport
BLUE-FLOWER'D LATHYRUS, or CHICHLING-VETCH.
"The Botanical Magazine, Vol. 4" by William Curtis
Lathyrus grandiflorus, 159; L. latifolius, 160.
"Hardy Perennials and Old Fashioned Flowers" by John Wood
His queen was Berenice III., with whom he reigned until they were in turn ousted by Lathyrus.
"Greek Women" by Mitchell Carroll
Indian pulses are to be avoided on account of the danger of Lathyrus poisoning.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 6" by Various
Lathyrus left one daughter born in wedlock, Berenice, and two illegitimate sons, Ptolemy of Cyprus and Ptolemy Auletes.
"A Manual of Ancient History" by A. H. L. (Arnold Hermann Ludwig) Heeren
She had two sons, Lathyrus and Alexander.
"History of Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt" by Jacob Abbott
There is a very cruel and barbarous action charged to Lathyrus on this occasion.
"Synopsis of Jewish History" by Henry A. Henry
Its citizens appealed to Ptolemy Lathyrus, who had been driven from the throne of Egypt by his mother Cleopatra and was reigning in Cyprus.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 4" by Various