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Taxon: Trifolium squamosum L.

 
Genus: Trifolium
Subgenus: Trifolium
Section: Trifolium
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Trifolieae
Nomen number: 50005
Place of publication: Amoen. acad. 4:105. 1759
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 23-Mar-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 22 (14 active, 13 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Portugal [Madeira Islands]
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Algeria, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Iran, Lebanon, Syria, Turkey
    • CAUCASUS: Azerbaijan

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Germany, Hungary, Poland, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Ukraine (incl. Krym)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Former Yugoslavia, Greece (incl. Crete), Italy (incl. Sardinia, Sicily), Romania
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (incl. Corsica), Portugal, Spain (incl. Baleares)


    Naturalized

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Portugal [Azores]


References:

  1. Ali, S. I. & S. M. H. Jafri, eds. 1976-. Flora of Libya.
  2. Davis, P. H., ed. 1965-1988. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands.
  3. Ellison, N. W. et al. 2006. Molecular phylogenetics of the clover genus (Trifolium - Leguminosae). Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 39:688-705.
  4. Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  5. Gillett, J. M. & N. L. Taylor (M. Collins ed.). 2001. The world of clovers 384.
  6. Lazarides, M. & B. Hince. 1993. CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia
  7. Lock, J. M. & K. Simpson. 1991. Legumes of West Asia: a checklist
  8. Lopez Gonzalez, G. 1995. Trifolium squamosum L. (Leguminosae) and Festuca marina L. (Gramineae), invalid names. Anales Jard. Bot. Madrid 53:265-267. Note: treats as nom. inval., a typographic error for Trifolium squarrosum; sensu auct. = T. maritimum Huds.
  9. Pignatti, S. 1982. Flora d'Italia. Note: nom. confus., = Trifolium maritimum Huds.
  10. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  11. Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963-. Flora iranica.
  12. Silva, L. et al. 2005. Listagem da fauna e flora terrestres dos Açores. Lista des plantas vasculares (Pteridophyta e Spermatophyta).
  13. Smythies, B. E. 1984-1986. Flora of Spain and the Balearic Islands: checklist of vascular plants. Englera 3:1-882.
  14. Stace, C. 1995. New flora of the British Isles.
  15. Taylor, N. 1996. pers. comm. Note: re. common names
  16. Turland, N. J. & C. E. Jarvis. 1997. Typification of Linnaean specific and varietal names in the Leguminosae (Fabaceae). Taxon 46:482. Note: lectotypify
  17. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964-1980. Flora europaea.
  18. Williams, W. M. & S. N. Nichols. 2011. Chapter 13: Trifolium. Wild crop relatives: genomic and breeding resources, legume crops and forages 249-272.
  19. Yakovlev, G. P. et al. 1996. Legumes of Northern Eurasia
  20. Zohary, M. & D. Heller. 1984. The genus Trifolium 482.

Check other web resources for Trifolium squamosum L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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.
  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=50005. Accessed 20 July 2019.