Taxon: Lotus uliginosus Schkuhr

 
Genus: Lotus
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Papilionoideae
      Tribe: Loteae
Nomen number: 100286
Place of publication: Bot. Handb. 2:412. 1796
Name Verified on: 29-Jun-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Apr-2000
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 123 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage (fide Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Gene sources: probable progenitor of bird's-foot trefoil (fide Can J Bot 74:986. 1996)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of bird's-foot trefoil (based on probable source of introgression with Lotus corniculatus fide Can J Bot 74:986. 1996)
  • Weed: (fide Invasive Pl Spec)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • Macaronesia: Portugal - Madeira Islands; Spain - Canary Islands
    • Northern Africa: Algeria; Egypt; Libya; Morocco; Tunisia
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Czechoslovakia; Germany; Netherlands; Poland; Switzerland
    • Northern Europe: Denmark; Ireland; Sweden; United Kingdom
    • Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bulgaria; Former Yugoslavia; Greece; Italy; Romania
    • Southwestern Europe: France; Portugal; Spain

  • Naturalized:

  • Africa

    • Macaronesia: Portugal - Azores
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia
  • Northern America

    • : United States
  • Pacific

    • North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii

References:

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  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image