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Trifolium subterraneum

Accepted name

Trifolium subterraneum L.1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11


Calycomorphum subterraneum (L.) C. Presl8, 10


Tribe: Trifolieae;  Genus: Trifolium

Vernacular names

Ereyatag Yoncha (Azerb)12; Klever Podzemnyi (Rus)8; Klever Podzemnyi (Rus)2; Sub Clover13; Subclover6; Subterranean Clover14; Subterranean Clover13; Subterranean Clover15; Subterranean Clover16; Trebol subterraneo (Sp)17; Trefle semeur (Fr)18; Trefle souterrain (Fr)19; Trevo subterraneo (Po)17; Trifoglio sotterraneo (It)17; Trifoi subpamintean (Ru)17; Unterirdischer Klee (Ge)17


Annual non-climbing herb;  not threatened


Forage20; Environmental14; Environmental21; Forage22; Forage23; Forage24; Forage25; Forage26; Forage8


In Crimea occurs only in the South Coast; rather rare27; In Crimea occurs only in the South Coast; rather rare28

Geographical records

Africa1:   Algeria(N)1, Canary Is(N)1, Ethiopia(I)20, Kenya(I)29, Libya(N)30, Madeira(N)1, Morocco(N)1, South Africa(I)31, Tunisia(N)1

Asia5, 8, 14, 32, 33, 34:   Azerbaijan(N)8, Gruzia(N)8, India(I)34, India-ISO(I)5, Iran(N)32, Iraq(N)14, Russia in Asia(N)8

Australasia1, 35, 36, 37:   Australia(I)35, 36, Tasmania(I)37

Australia:   Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Victoria, Western Australia

Azerbaijan:   Azerbaijan*7, 38, 39, 40, 41

Belarus:   Brest8, 42, Minsk8, 42

Europe1, 8, 30, 43:   Albania(N)3, Azores(N)3, Balearic Is(N)3, Belarus(I)8, Belgium-F.E.(N)3, Bulgaria(N)3, Corsica(N)3, Crete(N)3, former Yugoslavia(N)3, France-F.E.(N)3, Great Britain(N)3, Greece(N)3, Hungary(N)3, Ireland-F.E.(N)3, Italy-F.E.(N)3, Malta(N)30, Netherlands(N)3, Portugal(N)3, Romania(N)3, Sardinia(N)3, Sicily(N)30, 43, Spain-F.E.(N)3, Turkey in Europe(N)3, Ukraine(N)8

Gruzia:   Abkhazia7, 8, 40, 44, Adzharia7, 8, 40, 45, Gruzia*7, 40, 45, 46

India:   Tamil Nadu34

Middle East1, 14, 30:   Cyprus(N)30, East Aegean Is (Greek)(N)30, Israel-Jordan(N)30, Lebanon(N)14, Syria(N)14, Turkey in Asia(N)30

North America47, 48:   United States(I)47, 48

Pacific Ocean6, 49:   Chatham Is(I)6, Hawaii(I)49, Kermadec Is(I)6, New Zealand (North)(I)6, New Zealand (South)(I)6

Russia in Asia:   Dagestan7, 8, 40, Krasnodar7, 8, 40

Ukraine:   Kherson8, 9, 50, 51, Krym8, 9, 28, 40, 41, 50, 52

United States:   California48, Oregon48

(N = native, I = introduced, U = uncertain status)

Habitats (for Africa only)

Mediterranean grasslands53

Literature citations

Description1, 2, 3, 6, 10, 14, 15, 22, 23, 25, 32, 53, 54;  Distribution7, 10, 55;  Illustration1, 7, 15, 22, 23, 25, 32, 53, 54, 56


2005 (CIS) Roskov Yu;     Coordinator: 2005-06 Roskov YR


1:Zohary, M. & Heller, D. (1984) The Genus Trifolium. Jerusalem.
2:Bobrov, E.G. (1941) In: Flora URSS, Vol. 11. Mosqua, Leningrad. (Rus)
3:Heywood, V.H. & Ball, P.W. (1968) Leguminosae. In: Flora Europaea Vol. 2. ed. Tutin, T.G. et al.
4:Linnaeus, C. von (1753) Sp. Pl.
5:Sanjappa, M. (1992) Legumes of India. Dehra Dun: Bishen Singh Mahendra...
6:Webb, C.J. et al. (1988) Flora of New Zealand Vol IV
7:Grossheim, A.A. (1952) Flora Kavkaza, Vol. 5. Moscow, Leningrad. (Rus)
8:Yakovlev G, Sytin A & Roskov Y (1996) Legumes of Northern Eurasia. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
9:Bobrov, E.G. (1987) In: Flora Partis Europaeae URSS Vol. 6. Leningrad. (Rus.)
10:Roskov, Yu. R. (1990) Revis. of the g. Trifolium in fl. USSR. Cand. thes. Leningrad (Rus)
11:Coombe, D.E. (1968) In: Flora Europaea, Vol. 2. Cambridge.
12:Khalilov, E. Kh. (1954) In: Flora Azerbaijana Vol. 5. Baku. (Rus)
13:Terrell, E.E. (1977) Checklist of Names for 3, 000 Vas. Pl... Agric. Handbook No. 505
14:Townsend, C.C. & Guest, E. (1974) Flora of Iraq. Vol. 3. Baghdad.
15:Harden, G.J. (Ed.) (1991) Flora of New South Wales, Vol 2. Kensington: New South Wales
16:Stace, C. (1991) New Flora of the British Isles. Cambridge Univ. Press
17:Balashev, L.L., Ed. (1970) Dictionary of useful plants in twenty european languages.
18:Paris F. & al. (1976) Guide des fleurs sauvages. Neuchatel, Paris. (Fr)
19:Bonnier G. & Layens G. (1970) Flore complete portative de la France de la Suisse et...
20:Thulin, M. (1983) Opera Botanica 68: 1-223. Leguminosae of Ethiopia
21:Ambasta, S.P. (1986) The useful plants of India
22:Hacker, J.B. (1990) A Guide to Herbaceous and Shrub Legumes of Queensland.
23:Jessop, J. & Toelken, H.R. (Eds.) (1986) Flora of South Australia, Part 2.
24:Bailey, L.H. & Bailey, E.Z. (1976) Hortus Third. New York: Macmillan
25:Horn, P.E. & Hill, G.D. (1987) What Legume is That?
26:Sokolov, P.D. (1987) Rastitelnye resursy SSR. (Vol 4). Leningrad (Rus.)
27:Chernova, N.M. (1972) In: Opredelitel vysshikh rasteni Kryma. Leningrad. (Rus)
28:Roskov, Yu. R. (1993) Information from YALT Herbarium (Yalta, Crimea, Ukraine).
29:Gillett, J.B. et al. (1971) Papilionoideae. In: Fl. Trop.E. Africa, Milne-Redhead & Polhill
30:Greuter, W. et al. (Eds.) (1989) Med-Checklist Vol. 4 (published)
31:Gibbs-Russell, E. et al. (1987) List of South African Plants. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa 48
32:Rechinger, K.H. (1984) Flora Iranica. 157: Papilionaceae II.
33:Komarov, V.L. (1945) Flora of the U.S.S.R. Vol XI (Engl. Translation 1972)
34:Nair, N.C. & Henry, A.N. (1983) Flora of Tamil Nadu, India Vol. 1
35:Hnatiuk, R.J. (1990) Census Australian Vasc. Plants, Bureau Fl. & Fauna, Canberra
36:Burbidge, N.T. & Gray, M. (1970) Flora of the Australian Capital Territory.
37:Willis, J.H. (1991) In Banks, M.R. et al. (Eds.) Aspects of Tasmanian Botany: 173-178
38:Roskov, Yu. R. (1988) Information from BAK Herbarium (Baku, Azerbaijan).
39:Roskov, Yu. R. (1989) Information from WIR Herbarium (St. Petersburg, Russia).
40:Roskov, Yu. R. (1992) Information from LE Herbarium (St. Petersburg, Russia).
41:Roskov, Yu. R. (1993) Information from MHA Herbarium (Moscow, Russia).
42:Semerenko, L.V. (1994) Information from MSK Herbarium (Minsk, Belorussia).
43:Raimondo, F.M. & Schicchi, R. (1998) Il popolamento vegetale della riserva naturale dello Zingaro
44:Roskov Yu. R. (1987) Information from SUCH Herbarium (Sukhumi, Abkhazia, Gruzia).
45:Roskov, Yu. R. (1991) Information from BATU Herbarium (Batumi, Adzharia, Gruzia).
46:Roskov, Yu. R. (1988) Information from TGM Herbarium (Tbilisi, Gruzia).
47:Hickman, J.C. (ed.) (1993) The Jepson Manual: Higher Plants of California. 1400pp.
48:Isely, D. (1998) Native & naturalized Leg. of the USA. Brigham Young Univ. Utah
49:Wagner, W.L. et al (1990) Manual of the Flowering Plants of Hawaii, Vol. 1.
50:Roskov, Yu. R. (1988) Information from KW Herbarium (Kiev, Ukraine).
51:Visyulina, O.D. (1954) Leguminosae. In: Flora URSR, Vol. 6. Kiev. (Ukr)
52:Roskov, Yu. R. (1992) Information from MW Herbarium (Moscow, Russia).
53:Quezel, P. & Santa, S. (1962) Nouvelle flore de l'Algerie et des regions desertiq. merid. 1
54:Jafri, S.M.N. (1980) Fabaceae. In: Flora of Libya, Pt. 86. Jaffri & El Gadi
55:Lachashvili, I. Ya. (1981) In: Flora Georgiae. 2nd ed. Vol. 7. Tbilisi. (Georg)
56:Resmerita, I. & al. (1973) Monografia Trifoiului din Romania. Bucuresti. (Rum)

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TROPICOS nomenclatural database at Missouri Botanical Garden (W3TROPICOS)

Flora Europaea database at RBG Edinburgh

APNI (Australian Plant Name Index): nomenclatural database in Canberra

Herbarium records

RNG (Morocco): The University of Reading Herbarium, Moroccan collections


database of root-nodule bacteria at RIKEN, Japan

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