Taxon: Trifolium dubium Sibth.

Genus: Trifolium
Subgenus: Chronosemium
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Trifolieae
Nomen number: 40219
Place of publication: Fl. oxon. 231. 1794
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 23-Mar-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Jun-2012
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 16 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Bee plants: honey production (fide Dict Gard)
  • Environmental: revegetator (fide Dict Gard)
  • Environmental: soil improver (fide Dict Gard)
  • Animal food: forage (fide Food Feed Crops US)

Distributional Range:


  • Africa

    • Northern Africa: Morocco ; Tunisia
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia Ciscaucasia
    • Western Asia: Cyprus ; Israel ; Turkey
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Belarus ; Latvia ; Lithuania ; Russian Federation-European part European part; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Austria ; Belgium ; Czechoslovakia ; Germany ; Hungary ; Netherlands ; Poland ; Switzerland
    • Northern Europe: Denmark ; Ireland ; Norway ; Sweden ; United Kingdom
    • Southeastern Europe: Albania ; Bulgaria ; Former Yugoslavia ; Greece ; Italy ; Romania
    • Southwestern Europe: France ; Portugal ; Spain

  • Naturalized



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