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Common name

English: Rigid Medic

German: Steifer Schneckenklee

Portuguese: Luzerna-peluda

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2596)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2495)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2109)

      Order: Fabales (237)

        Family: Fabaceae (237)(family description)

          Genus: Medicago (8)

            Epithet: rigidula (L.)All. (1)

Synonym: Medicago agrestis Ten.

agrestis => wild on arable land

rigidula => somewhat stiff

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: yellow

External links

Check for Medicago rigidula at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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