Taxon: Macroptilium gibbosifolium (Ortega) A. Delgado

 
Genus: Macroptilium
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Phaseoleae
Subtribe: Phaseolinae
Nomen number: 101949
Place of publication: Syst. Bot. 6:294. 1981
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 18-May-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Aug-1994
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 13 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: vegetable ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico (s.w.), Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona (s.)]
    • Mexico

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Guatemala, Honduras
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Rio Grande do Sul]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Peru
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina (n.), Paraguay, Uruguay


References:

  1. Delgado S., A. 1981. Macroptilium gibbosifolium (Ortega) A. Delgado, the correct name for M. heterophyllum (Willd.) Maréchal & Baudet (Fabaceae: Phaseolinae) Syst. Bot. 6:294-296.
  2. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  3. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  4. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  5. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  6. Vibrans, H., ed. Malezas de México (on-line resource). (Malezas Mex)

Check other web resources for Macroptilium gibbosifolium (Ortega) A. Delgado :

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?101949. Accessed 22 April 2018.