Medicago rotata

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Medicago rotata
Medicago rotata


Taxonavigation: Fabales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Fabales

Familia: Fabaceae
Subfamilia: Faboideae
Tribus: Trifolieae
Genus: Medicago
Species: Medicago rotata


Medicago rotata Boiss., 1843


  • Medicago rotata var. eliezerii Eig
  • Medicago rotata ssp. eliezeri (Eig) Ponert, Feddes Repert. 83: 639 (1973)


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Asia-Temperate
    • Regional: Southwestern Asia
      • Cyprus, Iraq, Lebanon-Syria, Palestine, Turkey
    • Introduced into:
      • Morocco

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


Primary references[edit]

Additional references[edit]

  • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2012). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 4: 1-431. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
  • Small, E. (2011). Alfalfa and relatives. Evolution and classification of Medicago: 1-727. NRC Research Press, Ottawa.


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