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

Name: Medicago tornata subsp. helix (Willd.) Ooststr. & Reichg.
Nomencl. ref.: in Bull. Inst. Jard. Bot. Univ. Belgrade 27: 671. 1957
Rank: Subspecies
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.
                                             Species - Medicago tornata (L.) Mill.
Synonyms: Medica italica Mill.
Medicago helix Willd.
Medicago italica (Mill.) Fiori
Medicago obscura Retz.
Medicago italica (Mill.) Fiori subsp. italica
Medicago italica subsp. corrugata (Durieu) Nègre
Medicago italica subsp. helix (Willd.) Emb. & Maire
Medicago italica subsp. maroccana Nègre
Medicago obscura subsp. helix (Willd.) Batt.
Comments: To judge from the synonymy,Fl.Libya's (ref.368) M.tornata belongs here.
Common names: Hairy Medick (English)[Credits]
Conservation Status: Not Threatened
Maps: distribution
Occurrence: Ag Hs(S) IJ It Lu Ma Sa Si(M S) Tn