Taxon: Medicago tornata (L.) Mill.

Synonym of Medicago italica

 
Genus: Medicago
    Section: Spirocarpos
      Subsection: Pachyspireae
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Papilionoideae
      Tribe: Trifolieae
Nomen number: 23696
Place of publication: Gard. dict. ed. 8: Medicago no. 3 "tornato", errata. 1768
Comments:
  • • Miller cited the same phrase name as L.
  • • same priority as M. italica, but first united by Fiori (1925), who chose M. italica
Name Verified on: 23-May-1989 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Dec-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info) (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Ali, S. I. & S. M. H. Jafri, eds. Flora of Libya. 1976- (F Libya)
  • Greuter, W. 1986. Medicago italica (Miller) Fiori. In: W. Greuter & T. Raus (eds.), Med-Checklist notulae, 13 (Willdenowia) 16:112.
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. 1984- (L Medit)
  • Heyn, C. C. 1963. The annual species of Medicago Scripta Hierosolymitana 12:85.
  • Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  • Lesins, K. A. & I. Lesins 1979. Genus Medicago (Leguminosae). A taxogenetic study. 1979 (Gen Medicago) 155.
  • Pignatti, S. Flora d'Italia. 1982 (F Ital)
  • Sales, F. & I. C. Hedge 1994. Medicago L. (Leguminosae): typification and nomenclature Anales Jard. Bot. Madrid 51:322.
  • Small, E. 1981. A numerical analysis of major groupings in Medicago employing traditionally used characters Canad. J. Bot. 59:1555.
  • Small, E. et al. 1981. The taxonomic value of floral characters in tribe Trigonelleae (Leguminosae), with special reference to Medicago Canad. J. Bot. 59:1581.
  • Smythies, B. E. Flora of Spain and the Balearic Islands: checklist of vascular plants. Englera 3:1-882. 1984-1986 (L Spain)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)
  • Zohary, M. & N. Feinbrun-Dothan Flora palaestina. 1966- (F Palest)

Check other web resources for Medicago tornata (L.) Mill. :

  • 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.