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Taxon: Lotus jacobaeus L.

 
Genus: Lotus
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Loteae
Nomen number: 22721
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:775. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 28-Jun-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 15-Nov-1998
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • St. James's trefoil  (Source: BSBI) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Cape Verde


References:

  1. Arechavaleta, M. et al., eds. Lista preliminar de especies silvestres de Cabo Verde: hongos, plantas y animales terrestres. 2005 (L Cabo Verde)
  2. Berhaut, J. Flore illustrée du Senegal. (F Senegal)
  3. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  4. Brochmann, C. et al. 1997. The endemic vascular plants of Cape Verde Islands, W Africa (Sommerfeltia) 24:219.
  5. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  6. Eriksson, O. et al. Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 2. (L Macar ed2)
  7. Isely, D. 1981. Leguminosae of the United States. III. Subfamily Papilionoideae: tribes Sophoreae, Podalyrieae, and Loteae Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 25(3):166.
  8. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. (F WT Afr)
  9. Nielsen, I. 1980. Notes on Indo-Chinese Mimosaceae (Adansonia) sér. 2, 19:384-385.

Check other web resources for Lotus jacobaeus L. :

  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=22721. Accessed 15 November 2018.