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This species is accepted, and its native range is Macaronesia, Medit. to Iran.
Trifolium stellatum

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Conservation
Not Threatened
Ecology
Africa: Mediterranean bushland & thicket, Mediterranean grasslands.
Morphology General Habit
Annual, Not climbing, Herb
Vernacular
Klever Zvezdchatyi, Star Clover, Starry Clover

[ILDIS]
Use
Forage, Weed

Native to:

Albania, Algeria, Baleares, Canary Is., Corse, Cyprus, East Aegean Is., Egypt, France, Greece, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Kriti, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Madeira, Morocco, North Caucasus, Palestine, Portugal, Sardegna, Sicilia, Spain, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Great Britain, Victoria, Western Australia

Trifolium stellatum L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Davis, P.H. [42339], Turkey K000744452
Davis, P.H. [42892], Turkey K000744453
Simpson, N.D. [53375], Jordan K000744471
Western, A.C. [W.H.132], Israel K000744475
Dobbie [T047], Syria K000744478
Mooney, H.F. [4324], Iraq K000744508
Davis, P.H. [D. 56603], Iran K000744502
s.coll. [43049], Iraq K000744519
Balls, E.K. [B2180], Turkey K000744464
Breidy, J [LEB 90], Lebanon K000744484
Archibald, J.C. [1647], Iran K000744495
s.coll. [16], Lebanon K000744486
Davis, P.H. [D. 28560], Turkey K000744461
Omar, S [37128], Iraq K000744516
Maitland, T.P. [381], Lebanon K000744490
Dobbie [T011], Syria K000744480
Omar, S [37305], Iraq K000744517
Omar, S. [42716], Iraq K000744518
Emberger [15393], Iraq K000744507
Rawi, A. [28152], Iraq K000744513
Dobbie [T018], Syria K000744479
Hoineu, S. [191], Iran K000744500
Shabetai, J.R. [41], Egypt K000744503
Lowne, B.T. [s.n.], Syria K000744492
Jacobs, M. [6348], Iran K000744497
Dobbie [T029], Syria K000744481
Qaimaqah [3081], Iraq K000744509
Davis, P.H. [9455], Jordan K000744474
Gillett, J.B. [7705], Iraq K000744514
O'Regan, F [185], Syria K000744483
Ingoldby, C.M. [125], Turkey K000744462
Abulaila, K [2003JOR 4-1], Jordan K000744468
Kass [27248], Iraq K000744512
Makinson, D.J. [83a], Lebanon K000744494
Amdursky, I. [137], Israel K000744469
Wright Jr, H.E [416-206], Iran K000744498
Dobbie [T077], Syria K000744477
Pirk, A.C. [2065], Lebanon K000744488
Dobbie [T079], Syria K000744476
Maitland, T.D. [240], Lebanon K000744493
O'Regan, F [205], Syria K000744506
Maitland, T.P. [280], Lebanon K000744487
O'Regan, F [99], Syria K000744482
Campbell, F. [71], Turkey K000744450
Rawi, A. [8877], Iraq K000744515
Maitland, T.P. [269], Lebanon K000744489
s.coll. [10], Israel K000744472
Helbaek, H. [774], Iraq K000744511
Davis, P.H. [42451], Turkey K000744451
Trott, A.C. [2105], Lebanon K000744485

First published in Sp. Pl.: 769 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Authier, P. & Covillot, J. (2011). Catalogue actualisé des plantes de l'île de Rhodes (Grèce) Saussurea; Travaux de la Société Botanique de Genève 41: 131-170.
  • Boulos, L. (1999). Flora of Egypt 1: 1-419. Al Hadara Publishing, Cairo.
  • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2012). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 4: 1-431. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
  • Greuter, W., Burdet, H.M. & Long, G. (eds.) (1989). Med-checklist 4: 1-458. Conservatoire et Jardin Botaniques de la Ville de Genève.
  • Lepschi, B. & Monro, A. (Project Coordinators) (2014). Australian Plant Census (APC) Council of Heads of Australian Herbaria. http://www.anbg.gov.au/chah/apc/index.html.
  • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Rechinger, K.H. & al. (1984). Papilionaceae II Flora Iranica 157: 1-499. Naturhistorisches Museums Wien.
  • Townsend, C.C. (1974). Flora of Iraq 3: 1-662. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad.
  • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1968). Flora Europaea 2: 1-469. Cambridge University Press.
  • Yakovlev, G.P., Sytin, A.K. & Roskov, Y.R. (1996). Legumes of Northern Eurasia. A checklist: 1-724. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Authier, P. & Covillot, J. (2011). Catalogue actualisé des plantes de l'île de Rhodes (Grèce) Saussurea; Travaux de la Société Botanique de Genève 41: 131-170.
  • Boulos, L. (1999). Flora of Egypt 1: 1-419. Al Hadara Publishing, Cairo.
  • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2012). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 4: 1-431. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
  • Greuter, W., Burdet, H.M. & Long, G. (eds.) (1989). Med-checklist 4: 1-458. Conservatoire et Jardin Botaniques de la Ville de Genève.
  • Lepschi, B. & Monro, A. (Project Coordinators) (2014). Australian Plant Census (APC) Council of Heads of Australian Herbaria. http://www.anbg.gov.au/chah/apc/index.html.
  • Rechinger, K.H. & al. (1984). Papilionaceae II Flora Iranica 157: 1-499. Naturhistorisches Museums Wien.
  • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1968). Flora Europaea 2: 1-469. Cambridge University Press.
  • Yakovlev, G.P., Sytin, A.K. & Roskov, Y.R. (1996). Legumes of Northern Eurasia. A checklist: 1-724. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

International Legume Database and Information Service

  • Bobrov, E. G. (1941). In: Flora URSS, Vol. 11. Mosqua, Leningrad. (Rus)
  • Norton, J. A. (2004). Trifolium stellatum in Hampshire. BSBI News 95: 52-54.
  • Quezel, P. & Santa, S. (1962). Nouvelle flore de l'Algerie et des regions desertiq. merid. 1
  • Roskov, Yu. R. (1990). Revis. of the g. Trifolium in fl. USSR. Cand. thes. Leningrad(Rus
  • Townsend, C. C. & Guest, E. (1974). Flora of Iraq. Vol. 3. Baghdad.
  • Yakovlev G, Sytin A & Roskov Y (1996). Legumes of Northern Eurasia. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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