Taxon: Vigna hosei (Craib) Backer

 
Genus: Vigna
Subgenus: Vigna
Section: Vigna
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Phaseoleae
Subtribe: Phaseolinae
Nomen number: 41612
Place of publication: C. A. Backer & D. F. van Slooten, Geill. handb. Jav. theeonkr. 153. 1924
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 11-Mar-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 24-Oct-2005
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Sarawak-bean  (Source: Hortus 3) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: soil improver ()
  • Animal food: potential as forage (fide Leg Queensl; Pl Res SEAs 11:257. 1997)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of Bambara groundnut (based on probable affinities to Vigna subterranea because yellow-flowered and member of section Vigna fide J Heredity 101:185. 2010, and Crop Sci 39:1234. 1999)
  • Weed: ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia


    Cultivated (widely cult.)

    Naturalized

    Africa
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Rwanda
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Mozambique
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Madagascar

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida]

    Pacific
    • NORTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: United States [Hawaii]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Martinique, Puerto Rico, St. Lucia


    Other (probable origin Asia)

References:

  1. Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & M. T. Strong Flora of the West Indies (on-line resource). (F WIndies Online)
  2. Boggan, J. et al. Checklist of the plants of the Guianas. 1992 (L Guianas)
  3. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  4. Faridah Hanum, I. & L. J. G. van der Maesen, eds. 1997. Auxiliary plants (Pl Res SEAs) 11:255-257.
  5. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  6. Hacker, J. B. A guide to herbaceous and shrub legumes of Queensland. 1990 (Leg Queensl)
  7. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  8. Huang, S. F. & T. C. Huang Taxonomic treatment of the Papilionoideae (Leguminosae) of Taiwan. Taiwania 32:11-117. 1987 (Leg Taiwan)
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  10. Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis. (F PR)
  11. 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) 28:172.
  12. Maxted, N. et al. 2004. An ecogeographic study African Vigna Syst. Ecogeogr. Stud. Crop Genepools 11:39, 54, 123, 126.
  13. Pasquet, R. S. & T. Vanderborgth 1999. Isozyme polymorphism in some yellow- and blue-flowered Vigna species complexes (Fabaceae, Phaseoleae) Pl. Syst. Evol. 215:1-21.
  14. Pasquet, R. S. et al. 1999. Isozyme diversity in Bambara groundnut Crop Sci. (Madison) 39:1228-1236.
  15. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  16. Pratt, L. W. & K. F. Bio 2011. New plant records from Hawai'i Islands Occas. Pap. Bernice Pauahi Bishop Mus. 113:77.
  17. Sanjappa, M. Legumes of India. 1992 (Leg India)
  18. Tomooka, N. et al. 2011. Chapter 15. Vigna (Wild Crop Rel Leg Cr) 291-311.
  19. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  20. Verdcourt, B. A manual of New Guinea legumes. (Leg New Guinea)
  21. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)
  22. Wunderlin, R. & B. Hansen Atlas of Florida vascular plants (on-line resource). (Atlas Florida)

Check other web resources for Vigna hosei (Craib) Backer :

  • 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
  • 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.

Images:

  • 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: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?41612. Accessed 20 May 2018.