Taxon: Trifolium variegatum Nutt.

 
Genus: Trifolium
Subgenus: Trifolium
Section: Involucrarium
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Trifolieae
Nomen number: 40396
Place of publication: J. Torrey & A. Gray, Fl. N. Amer. 1:317. 1838
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 26-Mar-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Jun-2012
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 18 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder ()
  • Animal food: forage ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia (Vancouver Island)]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Idaho, Montana (w.), Oregon, Washington]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah (n.w.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja California (n.)]


References:

  1. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  2. Duke, J. A. Handbook of legumes of world economic importance. 1981 (Leg WorldEc)
  3. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  4. Gillett, J. M. & N. L. Taylor (M. Collins ed.) The world of clovers. 2001 (Clovers) 432.
  5. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  6. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
  7. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  8. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  9. Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert. (F SonorDes)
  10. Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. Great Basin Naturalist Mem. 9. (F Utah)
  11. Wiggins, I. L. Flora of Baja California. (F Baja)
  12. Zohary, M. & D. Heller 1984. The genus Trifolium. 1984 (Trifolium) 557.

Check other web resources for Trifolium variegatum Nutt. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=40396. Accessed 26 May 2018.