Taxon: Trifolium willdenovii Spreng.

 
Genus: Trifolium
  Subgenus: Trifolium
    Section: Involucrarium
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Faboideae
      Tribe: Trifolieae
Nomen number: 40402
Place of publication: Syst. veg. 3:208. 1826
Comment: non Trifolium willdenovii auct. (= T. wormskioldii Lehm.)
Name Verified on: 26-Mar-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 26-Jul-2012
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 15 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder (fide N. Taylor, pers. comm. 1996)
  • Animal food: forage (fide N. Taylor, pers. comm. 1996)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Baja Norte
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Oregon, - Washington
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, - California
    • Western Canada: Canada - British Columbia

References:

  • Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  • Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. 1972- (Intermt F)
  • Gillett, J. M. 1980. Taxonomy of Trifolium (Leguminosae). V. The perennial species of section Involucrarium Canad. J. Bot. 58:1447.
  • Gillett, J. M. & N. L. Taylor (M. Collins ed.) The world of clovers. 2001 (Clovers) 454.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. 1955-1969 (F Pacif NW)
  • Taylor, N. P. 1997. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Trifolium willdenovii Spreng. :

  • 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