Taxon  Report   8274 
Vicia tetrasperma  (L.) Schreber
Four seeded vetch,  Lentil vetch
Vicia tetrasperma
© 2013 Jake Ruygt
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Vicia tetrasperma
© 2013 Robert Sikora
Vicia tetrasperma
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Vicia tetrasperma, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Vicia tetrasperma
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Vicia
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Vicia tetrasperma var. tenuissima
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 21, 2018).

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