Taxon: Phaseolus coccineus L.

 
Genus: Phaseolus
    Section: Phaseolus
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Faboideae
      Tribe: Phaseoleae
        Subtribe: Phaseolinae
Nomen number: 27563
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:724. 1753
Name Verified on: 07-Aug-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 07-Aug-2010
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 650 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: disease resistance for common bean (fide Euphytica 130:312. 2003, citing hybrids with P. vulgaris selected for resistance to bean golden mosaic virus)
  • Gene sources: secondary genetic relative of common bean (fide Euphytica 130:312. 2003)
  • Gene sources: secondary genetic relative of year bean (based on its taxonomic relationship fide Theor Appl Genet 87:506-516. 1993)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of tepary bean (fide J Heredity 55:5. 1964, based on reports of hybridization with P. acutifolius)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (fide Kingsbury)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Chihuahua, - Durango, - Nuevo Leon, - San Luis Potosi, - Sinaloa, - Tamaulipas, - Zacatecas
    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Chiapas, - Guanajuato, - Guerrero, - Hidalgo, - Jalisco, - Mexico, - Michoacan, - Morelos, - Nayarit, - Oaxaca, - Puebla, - Queretaro, - Tlaxcala, - Veracruz, - Federal District
  • Southern America

    • Mesoamerica: Costa Rica - Alajuela; El Salvador - Chalatenango; Guatemala - Escuintla, - Guatemala, - Huehuetenango, - Jalapa, - Jutiapa, - Zacapa, - Chimaltenango, - Quezaltenango, - Sacatepequez, - San Marcos, - Solola, - Suchitepequez; Honduras - Francisco Morazan; Nicaragua - Jinotega, - Matagalpa

  • Cultivated:

    . widely cult.

References:

  • Federal Seed Act and Regulations, Agricultural and Vegetable Kind Lists, United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Marketing Service, Seed Regulatory and Testing Branch. 1998 (Federal Seed Act)
  • PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource). (PROTA4U)
  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • Baudet, J. C. 1977. Origine et classification des espèces cultivées du genre Phaseolus Bull. Soc. Roy. Bot. Belgique 110:69.
  • Budanova, V. I. & N. R. Ivanov 1973. K sistematike roda Phaseolus L. (To the sistematics of the genus Phaseolus L.) Trudy Prikl. Bot. 51:28.
  • Coyne, D. P. 1964. Species hybridization in Phaseolus J. Heredity 55:5-6.
  • Duke, J. A. Handbook of legumes of world economic importance. 1981 (Leg WorldEc)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Escalante, A. M. et al. 1994. Genetic structure and mating systems in wild and cultivated populations of Phaseolus coccineus and P. vulgaris (Fabaceae) Amer. J. Bot. 81:1096-1103.
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • Freytag, G. F. & D. G. Debouck 2002. Taxonomy, distribution, and ecology of the genus Phaseolus (Leguminosae-Papilionoideae) in North America, Mexico and Central America Sida, Bot. Misc. 23:55-98.
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  • Kingsbury, J. M. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. 1964 (Kingsbury)
  • Lee, Y. N. Flora of Korea. 1997 (F Korea)
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  • Mahuku, G. S. et al. 2003. Sources of resistance to angular leaf spot (Phaeoisariopsis griseola) in common bean core collection, wild Phaseolus vulgaris and secondary gene pool (Euphytica) 130:303-313.
  • Mahuku, G. S. et al. 2003. Sources of resistance to angular leaf spot (Phaeoisariopsis griseola) in common bean core collection, wild Phaseolus vulgaris and secondary gene pool (Euphytica) 130:303-313.
  • Maréchal, R. et al. 1978. Étude taxonomique d'un groupe complexe d'espèces des genres Phaseolus et Vigna (Papilionaceae) sur la base données morphologiques et polliniques, traitées par l'analyse informatique (Boissiera) 28:137.
  • Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  • McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. 1983- (F NGalicia)
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  • National Academy of Sciences Tropical legumes: resources for the future. 1979 (Trop Leg)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  • Schmit, V. et al. 1993. Use of chloroplast DNA polymorphisms for the phylogenetic study of seven Phaseolus taxa including P. vulgaris and P. coccineus Theor. Appl. Genet. 87:506-516.
  • Schmit, V. et al. 1993. Use of chloroplast DNA polymorphisms for the phylogenetic study of seven Phaseolus taxa including P. vulgaris and P. coccineus Theor. Appl. Genet. 87:506-516.
  • Spataro, G. et al. 2011. Genetic diversity and structure of a worlwide collection of Phaseolus coccineus L. Theor. Appl. Genet. 122:1281-1291.
  • Spataro, G. et al. 2011. Genetic diversity and structure of a worlwide collection of Phaseolus coccineus L. Theor. Appl. Genet. 122:1281-1291.
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. 1946-1976 (F Guat)
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  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Phaseolus coccineus L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image