Invasive Species Compendium

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Trifolium pratense
(purple clover)

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Trifolium pratense (purple clover)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 19 November 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Pest
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Trifolium pratense
  • Preferred Common Name
  • purple clover
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Trifolium pratense

Preferred Common Name

  • purple clover

International Common Names

  • English: red clover
  • Spanish: Trebol de los prados; Trebol rojo
  • French: Trefle des pres; Trefle violet
  • Portuguese: trevo-dos-prados

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Rot- Klee; Wiesen- Klee
  • Italy: Trifoglio pratense; Trifoglio rosso
  • Japan: Akatsumekusa; Murasakitsumekusa
  • Netherlands: rode Klaver
  • Sweden: Roedkloever

EPPO code

  • TRFPR (Trifolium pratense)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Fabales
  •                         Family: Fabaceae
  •                             Subfamily: Papilionoideae
  •                                 Genus: Trifolium
  •                                     Species: Trifolium pratense

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasiveReferenceNotes

Asia

ChinaUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
-SichuanUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
IndiaPresent
JapanPresent
Korea, Republic ofUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
PakistanUnconfirmed record

Africa

EgyptUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts

North America

CanadaPresent
-AlbertaUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
-OntarioPresent
-QuebecPresentCAB Abstracts
USAPresent
-CaliforniaUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
-IllinoisUnconfirmed record
-IowaUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
-MissouriUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
-NebraskaUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
-OhioUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
-OregonUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
-PennsylvaniaUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
-TexasPresent
-West VirginiaPresentCAB Abstracts
-WisconsinPresentCAB Abstracts

South America

ChilePresent
UruguayPresent

Europe

BelarusUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
BulgariaPresent
Czechoslovakia (former)PresentCAB Abstracts
DenmarkPresent
FinlandPresent
Former USSRPresentCAB Abstracts
FranceUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
GermanyPresent
HungaryUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
LithuaniaUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
NorwayUnconfirmed record
PolandPresent
RomaniaPresentCAB Abstracts
Russian FederationUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
ScandinaviaPresent
SloveniaPresent
SpainPresentCAB Abstracts
SwedenPresent
SwitzerlandUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
UKUnconfirmed record
UkraineUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
Yugoslavia (former)Unconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts

Oceania

AustraliaUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
-New South WalesUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
New ZealandPresent

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