Details for: Medicago minima
Source: ILDIS World Database of Legumes 2010. (copyright © ILDIS).

Name: Medicago minima (L.) L.
Nomencl. ref.: Fl. Angl.: 21. 1754
Rank: Species
Status: ACCEPTED
Taxonomy (this taxon is included in): Regnum - Plantae
     Divisio - Tracheophyta
          Subdivisio - Spermatophytina
               Class - Magnoliopsida
                    Superordo - Rosanae
                         Ordo - Fabales Bromhead
                              Familia - Fabaceae Lindl.
                                   Tribus - Trifolieae
                                        Genus - Medicago L.
                                            
Geo-Search:
Basionym: Medicago polymorpha var. minima L.
Homotypic synonyms: Medicago polymorpha var. minima L.
Synonyms: Medicago hirsuta (L.) All.
Medicago mollissima Roth
Medicago ononidea (Rouy) A. W. Hill
Medicago pulchella Lowe
Medicago recta (Desf.) Willd.
Medicago minima subsp. brevispina (Benth.) Ponert
Medicago minima subsp. ononidea Rouy
Medicago minima var. compacta Neyraut
Medicago minima var. longiseta DC.
Included taxa: Medicago minima (L.) Bartal. var. minima
 
Common names: Bur Medic (English), Bur Medick (), Burclover (English), cadillos (Spanish, Castillian), carretilla menor (Spanish, Castillian), carretillas (Spanish, Castillian), carretón (Spanish, Castillian), carretón chico (Spanish, Castillian), carretones (Spanish, Castillian), herba peluda (Majorcan), Kleiner Schneckenklee (German), Little Bur Medick (English), Little Medick (English), luzerna-pequena (Portuguese), Luzerne Naine (French), Lyutzerna Malaya (Russian), Lyutzerna Malenkaya (Russian), melgó mínim (Catalan), mielga (Spanish, Castillian), Small Medick (English), trèvol bord (Catalan), userda borda (Catalan), Woolly Bur Medick (English), Woolly Burr Medic (), Zwerg-Schneckenklee ()[Credits]
Conservation Status: Not Threatened
Maps: distribution
Occurrence: Ab(A N) AE(G) Ag Al Ar Au(A L) Be(B L) Bl Br Bu Ca Co Cr Cy Cz Da Eg Ga(F) Ge Gg(A D G) Gr He Ho Hs(S) Hu IJ It Ju Le Lu Ma Mo Po Rf(C CS E S) Rm Sa Si(M S) Sn Su Sy Tn Tu(A E) Uk(K U) [By Es]
Use: Forage, Weed