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
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: 17 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: vegetable (fide F NGalicia)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • : Mexico
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico, - Texas
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona
  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil - Rio Grande do Sul
    • Mesoamerica: Guatemala; Honduras
    • Southern South America: Argentina; Paraguay; Uruguay
    • Western South America: Bolivia; Peru

References:

  • 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.
  • Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. 1994 (L US Can ed2)
  • McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. 1983- (F NGalicia)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. 1946-1976 (F Guat)
  • Vibrans, H., ed. Malezas de México (on-line resource). (Malezas Mex)

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Images:

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