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Microthlaspi perfoliatum (claspleaf pennycress)

Synonyms: Thlaspi alpestre; Thlaspi erraticum; Thlaspi improperum; Thlaspi neglectum; Thlaspi perfoliatum; Thlaspi perfoliatum subsp. perfoliatum; Thlaspi pratulorum


Light Preference [2]  Mostly Sunny
Soil Acidity [2]  Neutral
Soil Fertility [2]  Infertile
Soil Moisture [2]  Mostly Dry
Lifespan [1]  Annual
Structure [3]  Herb

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Affluents de la Meuse entre Huy et Flémalle (Amay; Engis; Flémalle; Modave; Nandrin; Neupré) 1322 Belgium  
Blue Ridge Parkway National Parkway V 73611 North Carolina, Virginia, United States
Burnham Beeches 946 England, United Kingdom  
Colonial National Historic Park National Historical Park V 9316 Virginia, United States
Ghajn Barrani Area 135 Malta  
Great Smoky Mountains National Park II 515454 North Carolina, Tennessee, United States
Isle of Rum National Nature Reserve   Scotland, United Kingdom
Kalina-Lisiniec 14 Poland  
Khopersky Zapovednik Ia 47103 Russia  
Ostoja Wigierska 39715 Poland  
Palava Protected Landscape Area V   Czech Republic  
Pasmo Krowiarki 13401 Poland  
Southern Appalachian Biosphere Reserve 37548505 North Carolina, Tennessee, United States  
Tigrovaia Balka Zapovednik State Nature Reserve Ia 146860 Tajikistan  
Tsentral'no-Chernozemny Biosphere Reserve Ia 13064 Kursk, Russia
Ukrainskii Stepnoi Zapovednik Nature Zapovednik Ia 2920 Ukraine  
Vallée de la Meuse de Dinant à Yvoir (Anhée; Dinant; Yvoir) 1791 Belgium  
Vallée de la Molignée (Anhée; Florennes; Mettet; Onhaye) 2184 Belgium  


Anthocharis cardamines (Orange Tip Butterfly)[4]
Contarinia nasturtii[4]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Svalbard Global Seed Vault




Attributes / relations provided by
1USDA Plants Database, U. S. Department of Agriculture
2ECOFACT 2a Technical Annex - Ellenberg’s indicator values for British Plants, M O Hill, J O Mountford, D B Roy & R G H Bunce (1999)
3Kattge, J. et al. (2011b) TRY - a global database of plant traits Global Change Biology 17:2905-2935
4Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
Protected Areas provided by Natura 2000, UK data: © Crown copyright and database right [2010] All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100017955
Biological Inventories of the World's Protected Areas in cooperation between the Information Center for the Environment at the University of California, Davis and numerous collaborators.
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
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