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  1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Desmodium Desv.
      1. Desmodium canadense (L.) DC.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Canada to Central & NE. U.S.A.

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Herb
    Vernacular
    Beggar's Lice, Canada Tickclover

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Québec, South Dakota, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Desmodium canadense (L.) DC. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dore, W.G. [18039], Canada K001088881

    Bibliography

    First published in Prodr. 2: 328 (1825)

    Accepted by

    • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.
    • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.
    • Isely, D. (1998). Native and Naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States: 1-1007. Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum. Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.
    • Isely, D. (1998). Native and Naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States: 1-1007. Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum. Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    • Great Plains Flora Association (1986). Flora of the Great Plains, vii. Univ. Press Kansas, 1392pp
    • Boivin, B. (1967). Phytologia 15(6) :329-446 Flora of the Prairie Provinces

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    International Legume Database and Information Service
    International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0