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ACCEPTED NAME
COMMON NAME
PHYLUM MAGNOLIOPHYTA (ANGIOSPERMS)
FABACEAE (Leguminosae, alternate name)
  Amorpha canescens lead plant
  Amorpha fruticosa false indigo
  Amorpha nana dwarf wild indigo
  Amphicarpaea bracteata hog peanut
  Apios americana ground-nut
  Astragalus agrestis field milk-vetch
  Astragalus barrii Barr orophaca
  Astragalus bisulcatus two-grooved milk-vetch
  Astragalus bodinii Bodin milk-vetch
  Astragalus canadensis Canada milk-vetch
  Astragalus ceramicus v. filifolius painted milk-vetch
  Astragalus cicer chickpea milk-vetch,1977
  Astragalus crassicarpus ground-plum
  Astragalus drummondii Drummond milk-vetch
  Astragalus flexuosus pliant milk-vetch
  Astragalus gilviflorus plains orophaca
  Astragalus gracilis slender milk-vetch
  Astragalus hyalinus summer orophaca
  Astragalus kentrophyta Nuttall's kentrophyta
  Astragalus laxmanii v. robustior standing milk-vetch
  Astragalus lotiflorus lotus milk-vetch
  Astragalus missouriensis Missouri milk-vetch
  Astragalus mollissimus wolly locoweed
  Astragalus pectinatus tine-leaf milk-vetch
  Astragalus plattensis Platte River milk-vetch
  Astragalus racemosus alkali milk-vetch
  Astragalus sericoleucus silky orphaca
  Astragalus shortianus Short's milk-vetch
  Astragalus spatulatus draba milk-vetch
  Astragalus tenellus pulse milk-vetch
  Baptisia alba v. macrophylla white wild-indigo
  Baptisia australis v. australis plains wild-indigo
  Baptisia australis v. minor plains wild-indigo
  Baptisia bracteata v. leucophaea white wild-indigo
  Caragana arborescens Siberian pea-shru, very locally escaping
  Crotalaria sagittalis rattlebox, 1873
  Dalea aurea golden dalea
  Dalea candida v. candida white prairie-clover
  Dalea candida v. oligophylla white prairie-clover
  Dalea cylindriceps large-spike prairie-clover
  Dalea enneandra nine-anther dalea
  Dalea leporina hare's-foot dalea
  Dalea multiflora round-head prairie-clover
  Dalea purpurea v. arenicola purple prairie-clover
  Dalea purpurea v. purpurea purple prairie-clover
  Dalea villosa silky prairie-clover
  Desmodium canadense Canada tick-clover
  Desmodium canescens hoary tick-clover
  Desmodium cuspidatum long-leaf tick-clover
  Desmodium glutinosum large-flower tick-clover
  Desmodium illinoense Illinois tick-clover
  Desmodium paniculatum panicled tick-clover
  Desmodium perplexum perplexing tick-clover
  Desmodium sessilifolium sessile-leaf tick-clover
  Galega officinalis goat's-rue, 1935
  Glycine max soybean
  Glycyrrhiza lepidota wild licorice
  Kummerowia stipulacea Korean lespedeza, 1969
  Lathyrus latifolius perennial sweetpea, 1895
  Lathyrus ochroleucus yellow vetchling
  Lathyrus palustris marsh vetchling
  Lathyrus polymorphus v. incanus hoary vetchling
  Lathyrus polymorphus v. polymorphus hoary vetchling
  Lathyrus tuberosus tuberous vetchling, 1967
  Lespedeza capitata round-head lespedeza
  Lespedeza cuneata Chinese bush-clover, sericea lespedeza, 1974
  Lespedeza violacea prairie lespedeza
  Lotus corniculatus bird's-foot trefoil, 1974
  Lotus purshianus prairie trefoil
  Lotus tenuis narrow-leaf trefoil, 1971
  Lupinus argenteus v. argenteus silvery lupine
  Lupinus argenteus v. argophyllus silvery lupine
  Lupinus plattensis Platte lupine
  Lupinus pusillus small lupine
  Medicago lupulina black medick, 1873
  Medicago sativa ssp. falcata alfalfa
  Medicago sativa ssp. sativa alfalfa, 1887
  Melilotus albus white sweet-clover, 1888
  Melilotus officinalis yellow sweet-clover,1885
  Oxytropis lambertii purple locoweed
  Oxytropis multiceps dwarf locoweed, Nuttall's oxytrope
  Oxytropis sericea white locoweed
  Pediomelum argophyllum silver-leaf scurf-pea
  Pediomelum cuspidatum tall-bread scurf-pea
  Pediomelum digitatum palm-leaf scurf-pea
  Pediomelum esculentum breadroot scurf-pea, Indian breadroot, prairie turnip
  Pediomelum hypogaeum little breadroot scurf-pea
  Pediomelum linearifolium slimleaf scurf-pea
  Psoralidium lanceolatum lemon scurf-pea, lance-leaf scurf-pea
  Psoralidium tenuiflorum slender-flower scurf-pea, wild-alfalfa
  Pueraria montana v. lobata kudzu, 1992, now extirpated
  Robinia hispida rose-acacia, 1990
  Robinia pseudoacacia black locust
  Securigera varia crown vetch, 1960s
  Sophora nuttalliana silky sophora, white loco
  Strophostyles helvola wild bean
  Strophostyles leiosperma slick-seed wild bean
  Tephrosia virginiana goat's-rue
  Thermopsis rhombifolia buck bean, golden pea, golden banner, false lupine
  Trifolium campestre low hop clover, 1974
  Trifolium fragiferum strawberry clover, 1963
  Trifolium hybridum Alsike clover, 1888
  Trifolium incarnatum crimson clover, 1888
  Trifolium pratense red clover, 1892
  Trifolium reflexum buffalo clover
  Trifolium repens white clover, ladino clover, 1873
  Vicia americana v. americana American vetch, peavine
  Vicia americana v. minor American vetch, peavine
  Vicia villosa v. glabrescens hairy vetch, winter vetch
  Vicia villosa v. villosa hairy vetch, winter vetch, 1908

Year of first collection is given for most introduced species.

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