Taxon: Vigna radiata (L.) R. Wilczek

 
Genus: Vigna
  Subgenus: Ceratotropis
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Papilionoideae
      Tribe: Phaseoleae
        Subtribe: Phaseolinae
Nomen number: 41629
Place of publication: Flore du Congo Belge et Ruanda-Urundi 6:386. 1954
Name Verified on: 22-Jul-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Mar-2004
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 783 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of azuki-bean (based on distant affinities to Vigna angularis fide Genetica 114:140, 141. 2002)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of black gram (based on crossability barriers with Vigna mungo fide Aust J Bot 47:604-605. 1999)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of cowpea (fide Wild Crop Rel Leg Cr 15:300. 2011)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of rice-bean (based on distant affinities to Vigna umbellata fide Ann Bot 108:378. 2011)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • West-Central Tropical Africa: Cameroon
    • Western Indian Ocean: Madagascar
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: Bhutan; India; Sri Lanka
    • Indo-China: Myanmar
    • Malesia: East Timor; Indonesia
    • Papuasia: Papua New Guinea

  • Naturalized:

    • :
  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult. in paleotropics

References:

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Check other web resources for Vigna radiata (L.) R. Wilczek :

  • 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
  • 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