Taxon: Vigna luteola (Jacq.) Benth.

 
Genus: Vigna
  Subgenus: Vigna
    Section: Vigna
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Faboideae
      Tribe: Phaseoleae
        Subtribe: Phaseolinae
Nomen number: 41616
Place of publication: C. F. P. von Martius, Fl. bras. 15(1):194. 1859
Name Verified on: 11-Mar-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Aug-2006
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 26 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Dalrymple vigna  (Source: Leg Queensl) - English
  • nagaba-hama-sasage  (Source: F Japan) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • frijol cimarrón  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Spanish
  • chang ye jiang dou  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage (fide Leg Queensl)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of Bambara groundnut (based on probable affinities to Vigna subterranea fide Crop Sci 39:1234. 1999)

Distributional Range:

    Other:

    . exact native range obscure

    Native:

  • Africa

    • East Tropical Africa: Kenya; Tanzania; Uganda
    • Northeast Tropical Africa: Chad; Ethiopia; Sudan
    • Northern Africa: Egypt
    • South Tropical Africa: Angola; Malawi; Mozambique; Zambia; Zimbabwe
    • Southern Africa: Botswana; South Africa
    • West Tropical Africa: Benin; Cote D'Ivoire; Ghana; Guinea-Bissau; Liberia; Niger; Senegal; Sierra Leone; Togo
    • West-Central Tropical Africa: Burundi; Cameroon; Equatorial Guinea; Gabon; Rwanda; Zaire
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Arabian Peninsula: Yemen
    • Eastern Asia: Japan; Taiwan
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: Bangladesh; India - West Bengal; Sri Lanka
    • Indo-China: Laos; Myanmar; Thailand; Vietnam
    • Malesia: Indonesia; Malaysia; Papua New Guinea; Philippines
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia - New South Wales, - Northern Territory, - Queensland
  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Tamaulipas
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, - Florida, - Georgia, - Louisiana, - Mississippi, - North Carolina, - South Carolina
    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Campeche, - Chiapas, - Guerrero, - Jalisco, - Morelos, - Quintana Roo, - Tabasco, - Veracruz, - Yucatan
  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil
    • Caribbean: Antigua and Barbuda - Antigua; Barbados; Cuba; Dominica; Dominican Republic; Grenada; Guadeloupe; Haiti; Jamaica; Martinique; Netherlands Antilles; Puerto Rico; St. Kitts and Nevis - Nevis; St. Lucia; St. Vincent and Grenadines - St. Vincent; Virgin Islands (British); Virgin Islands (U.S.)
    • Mesoamerica: Belize; Costa Rica; El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua; Panama
    • Northern South America: French Guiana; Guyana; Suriname; Venezuela
    • Southern South America: Argentina - Buenos Aires, - Corrientes, - Entre Rios, - Formosa, - Misiones; Uruguay
    • Western South America: Colombia; Ecuador; Peru

  • Naturalized:

    . natzd. throughout tropics & subtropics, & in e. Mediterranean region

References:

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  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image