Critically Imperiled Plant Profile
(Not Listed or Proposed under the Endangered Species Act)

Horseshoe deer vetch
Horseshoe deer vetch. Photo by John Anderson in Arizona Rare Plant Field Guide, 2001.

Horseshoe deer vetch habitat.
Horseshoe deer vetch grows on white powdery gypseous limestone soils formed from Tertiary lakebed deposits. These soils, which are found in several disjunct locations in central Arizona, are home to a whole group of rare plants. Photo by John Anderson in Arizona Rare Plant Field Guide, 2001.

Lotus mearnsii var. equisolensis range map.
Lotus mearnsii var. equisolensis range map.

Lotus mearnsii var. equisolensis, Mearn's bird's-foot trefoil

  • Other common name(s): Horseshoe deer vetch

Threats

  • NatureServe has not assessed threats yet

Conservation Status

National Forest and Grassland Occurrence

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