Medicago laciniata (L.) Mill.

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Introduced

*LoM, *MuF, *MuM, *RobP, *VRiv, *VVP.

1 or 2 varieties, only the type variety represented in Victoria. See Medicago laciniata var. laciniata profile for description and notes.

Created by: Andre Messina, 2016-05-09
Updated by: Daniel Ohlsen, 2017-02-02
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Rosanae
order Fabales
family Fabaceae
genus Medicago
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Medicago laciniata in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Medicago laciniata in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Lowan Mallee present naturalised
Murray Mallee present naturalised
Victorian Volcanic Plain present naturalised
Victorian Riverina present naturalised
Robinvale Plains present naturalised
Murray Fans present naturalised

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Western Australia
South Australia
New South Wales
Australian Capital Territory