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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. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is:
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: American Samoa, Fiji, Niue, Samoa, Tonga

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Hispaniola
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Panama


References:

  1. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam. (F CambLVN)
  2. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency) 2:718.
  3. Kumar, S & P. V. Sane Legumes of South Asia: a checklist. (Leg SAsia)
  4. Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  5. Li, H. L. et al., eds. Flora of Taiwan. (F Taiwan)
  6. Lock, J. M. & C. S. Ford Legumes of Malesia: a checklist. 2004 (Leg Malesia)
  7. Lock, J. M. & J. Heald Legumes of Indochina: a checklist. 1994 (Leg Indochina)
  8. Maesen, L. J. G. van der 1994. Pueraria, the kudzu and its relatives: an update of the taxonomy 65.
  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.
  10. 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.
  11. Padua, L. S. de et al., eds. 1999. Medicinal and poisonous plants 1 (Pl Res SEAs) 12(1):417.
  12. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  13. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  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). (State Noxweed Seed)
  15. Verdcourt, B. 1966. A proposal concerning Glycine L. (Taxon) 15:34-36.
  16. Weber, E. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds. 2003 (Invasive Pl Spec)
  17. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?30355. Accessed 15 December 2018.