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*Desmodium scorpiurus (Swartz) Poiret. Scorpion Tick-trefoil, Samoan-clover. Phen: Jan-Dec. Hab: Lawns, disturbed areas. Dist: Native of the New World tropics.

Origin/Endemic status: Neotropics

Synonymy: = Fl3, FNA11.1, K3, K4, WH3, Isely (1998)

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Wetland Indicator Status:

  • Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACU
  • Great Plains: FACU

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