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

Name: Medicago murex Willd.
Nomencl. ref.: Sp. Pl. 3: 1410. 1802
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.
                                            
Synonyms: Medicago lesinsii E. Small
Medicago sicula Tod.
Medicago sorrentinii Tod.
Medicago sphaerocarpos Bertol.
Medicago murex subsp. sphaerocarpos (Bertol.) K. A. Lesins & I. Lesins
 
Common names: Spiny Medick (English)[Credits]
Conservation Status: Not Threatened
Maps: distribution
Occurrence: AE(G) Ag Bl Co Cr Cy Ga(F) Gr Hs(S) IJ It Ju Le Lu Ma Sa Si(M S) Sy Tn Tu(A E)