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Lotus argophyllus (A. Gray) Greene
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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Andrenidae  Perdita trisignata @ UCRC_ENT (15)
Apidae  Anthophora urbana @ UCRC_ENT (1)
Megachilidae  Anthidium collectum @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Anthidium formosum @ UCRC_ENT (13)

Anthidium illustre @ UCRC_ENT (2)

Anthidium maculosum @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Anthidium mormonum @ UCRC_ENT (26)

Anthidium palmarum @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Anthidium tenuiflorae @ UCRC_ENT (62)

Anthidium utahense @ UCRC_ENT (10)

Ashmeadiella cactorum @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Ashmeadiella meliloti @ UCRC_ENT (3)

Ashmeadiella timberlakei @ BBSL__KWC (16); UCRC_ENT (1)

Hoplitis producta @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Megachile angelarum @ UCRC_ENT (10)

Megachile melanophaea @ UCRC_ENT (3); BBSL__KWC (1)

Megachile perihirta @ UCRC_ENT (14)

Megachile spinotulata @ UCRC_ENT (4); BBSL__KWC (1)

Osmia @ UCRC_ENT (7)

Osmia sanctaerosae @ UCRC_ENT (9)

Osmia visenda @ UCRC_ENT (1)
Vespidae  Vespula pensylvanica @ UCRC_ENT (1)

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Lotus argophyllus (A. Gray) Greene
silver bird's-foot trefoil

General Information
Symbol: LOAR3
Group: Dicot
Family: Fabaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Forb/herb
Native Status : L48   N
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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Rosidae
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae ⁄ Leguminosae – Pea family
Genus Lotus L. – trefoil
Species Lotus argophyllus (A. Gray) Greene – silver bird's-foot trefoil

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 5 subspecies of Lotus argophyllus . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for subspecies profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Lotus argophyllus</i>
(A. Gray) Greene var. <i>
Lotus argophyllus var. adsurgens
Santa Cruz Island silverhosackia Distribution of <i>
Lotus argophyllus</i>
(A. Gray) Greene var. <i>
Lotus argophyllus var. argenteus
silver bird's-foot trefoil Distribution of <i>
Lotus argophyllus</i>
(A. Gray) Greene var. <i>
argophyllus </i>
Lotus argophyllus var. argophyllus
silver bird's-foot trefoil Distribution of <i>
Lotus argophyllus</i>
(A. Gray) Greene var. <i>
(A. Gray) Ottley
Lotus argophyllus var. fremontii
Fremont's birsfoot trefoil Distribution of <i>
Lotus argophyllus</i>
(A. Gray) Greene var. <i>
(Greene) Ottley
Lotus argophyllus var. niveus
Santa Cruz Island silverhosackia

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Lotus argophyllus var. fremontii
Lotus argophyllus var. fremontii
Fremont's Silver Lotus
ID: 0000 0000 1109 1274 [detail]
© 2009 Barry Breckling

Lotus argophyllus var. fremontii
Lotus argophyllus var. fremontii
Fremont's Silver Lotus
ID: 0000 0000 0911 2648 [detail]
© 2011 Barry Breckling

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