Higher Classification: > Kingdom Plantae > Division Tracheophyta > Subdivision Spermatophytina > Class Magnoliopsida > Superorder Rosanae > Order Fabales > Family Fabaceae > Tribe Trifolieae > Genus Medicago

Medicago littoralis Loisel.

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

MedicagoL.accepted genus name

Species group names

Medicago litoralis Loisel. orthographic variant
Medicago arenaria Ten. synonym
Medicago cylindracea DC. synonym
Medicago littoralis subsp. cylindracea (DC.) Nyman synonym
Medicago littoralis subsp. tricycla (DC.) M. Laínz synonym
Medicago subinermis Bertol. synonym
Medicago tricycla DC. synonym
Medicago truncatula subsp. littoralis (Loisel.) Ponert synonym
Medicago striata auct. ital. misapplied name

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Bulgarian: Крайбрежна люцерна sources: Bulgarian PESI focal point
 Catalan: melgó litoral sources: Anthos (2010). Information System of the plants of Spain. Real Jardín Botánico, CSIC - Fundación Biodiversidad. (for names from the Iberian Peninsula and the Balearic Islands).
 English: Coastal Medick; Strand Medic sources: Haslam, S. M. Et al. - A Flora Of The Maltese Islands 1977.;Jessop, J. & Toelken, H. R. (Eds.) - Flora Of South Australia, Part 2. 1986.
 Russian: Lyutzerna Pribrezhnaya


nomenclatural reference

Loisel., Not. Fl. France. 1810.




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