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Taxon: Pueraria montana (Lour.) Merr.

 
Genus: Pueraria
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Phaseoleae
Subtribe: Glycininae
Nomen number: 30355
Place of publication: Trans. Amer. Philos. Soc. ser. 2, 24(2):210. 1935
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 21-Apr-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: erosion control; ornamental
  • Medicines:
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Primorye]
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, Korea, Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands
    • INDO-CHINA: Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines

    Pacific
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: New Caledonia, Vanuatu


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Africa
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Sierra Leone
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa [Mpumalanga]

    Asia-Temperate
    • CAUCASUS: Azerbaijan, Georgia
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Tajikistan

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales (n.e.), Queensland]

    Europe
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Ukraine

    Northern America
    • United States

    Pacific
    • NORTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: United States [Hawaii]
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Fiji, Niue, Samoa, Tonga, United States [American Samoa]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Hispaniola
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Panama


References:

  1. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. 1960-. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam.
  2. Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6 2:718.
  3. Kumar, S & P. V. Sane. 2003. Legumes of South Asia: a checklist.
  4. Lazarides, M. & B. Hince. 1993. CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia
  5. Li, H. L. et al., eds. 1975-1979. Flora of Taiwan.
  6. Lock, J. M. & C. S. Ford. 2004. Legumes of Malesia: a checklist
  7. Lock, J. M. & J. Heald. 1994. Legumes of Indochina: a checklist
  8. Maesen, L. J. G. van der & S. M. Almeida. 1988. Two corrections to the nomenclature in revision of Pueraria DC.. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 85:233.
  9. Maesen, L. J. G. van der. 1985. Revision of the genus Pueraria DC. with some notes on Teyleria Backer (Leguminosae). Agric. Univ. Wageningen Pap. 85-1:53. Note: = Pueraria lobata var. montana (Lour.) Maesen
  10. Maesen, L. J. G. van der. 1994. Pueraria, the kudzu and its relatives: an update of the taxonomy. 65. Note: in M. Sørensen, Proc. 1st Int. Symp. Tuberous Legumes
  11. Padua, L. S. de et al., eds. 1999. Medicinal and poisonous plants 1. Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA) 12(1):417.
  12. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  13. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  14. Seed Regulatory and Testing Division, Agricultural Marketing Service, U.S.D.A. State noxious-weed seed requirements recognized in the administration of the Federal Seed Act (updated annually).
  15. Verdcourt, B. 1966. A proposal concerning Glycine L.. Taxon 15:34-36.
  16. Weber, E. 2003. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds
  17. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Pueraria montana (Lour.) Merr. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?30355. Accessed 22 November 2019.