Taxon: Arachis glabrata Benth. var. hagenbeckii (Harms) F. J. Herm.

Genus: Arachis
Section: Rhizomatosae
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Dalbergieae
Nomen number: 3781
Place of publication: Agric. Monogr. U.S.D.A. 19:9. 1954
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 18-Dec-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-Feb-2011
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 13 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)


Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of peanut (fide Biol Arachis 7. 1994, based on recognizing species of all sections, except cross-compatible diploids (A or B-genome carriers) of sect. Arachis, as tertiary gene pool of peanut)

Distributional Range:


    Southern America
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Corrientes] Paraguay [Caaguazu, Central, Cordillera, Guaira, Misiones, Paraguari, San Pedro, Canendiyu]


  1. Krapovickas, A. & W. C. Gregory 1994. Taxonomía del género Arachis (Leguminosae) (Bonplandia) 8:105-106.
  2. Raina, S. N. & Y. Mukai 1999. Detection of a variable number of 18S-5.8S-26S and 5S ribosomal DNA loci by fluorescent in situ hybridization in diploid and tetraploid Arachis species (Genome) 42:52-59.
  3. Raina, S. N. et al. 2001. RAPD and ISSR fingerprints as useful genetic markers for analysis of genetic diversity, varietal identification, and phylogenetic relationships in peanut (Arachis hypogaea) cultivars and wild species (Genome) 44:763-772.
  4. Resslar, P. M. 1980. A review of the nomenclature of the genus Arachis L. (Euphytica) 29:815.
  5. Valls, J. F. M. & C. E. Simpson Chapter 1. Taxonomy, natural distribution, and attributes of Arachis (Biol Agron Arachis) 1-18.

Check other web resources for Arachis glabrata Benth. var. hagenbeckii (Harms) F. J. Herm. :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • 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.


  • 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: Accessed 17 June 2018.