Taxon: Phaseolus acutifolius A. Gray

 
Genus: Phaseolus
    Section: Acutifolii
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Papilionoideae
      Tribe: Phaseoleae
        Subtribe: Phaseolinae
Nomen number: 27549
Place of publication: Pl. wright. 1:43. 1852 (Smithsonian Contr. Knowl. 3, Art. 5)
Comment: valid publication verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 07-Aug-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 07-Aug-2010
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 397 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: disease resistance for common bean (fide Theor Appl Genet 88:324. 1994, it also mentions other biotic and abiotic resistance traits that have not been successful transferred to P. vulgaris)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of common bean (fide Theor Appl Genet 88:324. 1994)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of scarlet runner bean (fide J Heredity 55:5. 1964, based on crosses with P. coccineus)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Baja California, - Chihuahua, - Durango, - Sinaloa, - Sonora
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico, - Texas
    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Guerrero, - Jalisco, - Michoacan, - Oaxaca
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona
  • Southern America

    • Central America: Guatemala

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult. in native range

References:

  • PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource). (PROTA4U)
  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info) (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Baudet, J. C. 1977. Origine et classification des espèces cultivées du genre Phaseolus Bull. Soc. Roy. Bot. Belgique 110:68.
  • Budanova, V. I. & N. R. Ivanov 1973. K sistematike roda Phaseolus L. (To the sistematics of the genus Phaseolus L.) Trudy Prikl. Bot. 51:29.
  • Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  • Coyne, D. P. 1964. Species hybridization in Phaseolus J. Heredity 55:5-6.
  • Coyne, D. P. 1964. Species hybridization in Phaseolus J. Heredity 55:5-6.
  • Delgado-Salinas, A. 1985. Systematics of the genus Phaseolus (Leguminosae) in North and Central America. 1985 (Phaseolus) 165.
  • Delgado-Salinas, A. et al. 2006. Phylogeny of the genus Phaseolus (Leguminosae): a recent diversification in an ancient landscape Syst. Bot. 31:779-791.
  • Delgado-Salinas, A. et al. 2006. Phylogeny of the genus Phaseolus (Leguminosae): a recent diversification in an ancient landscape Syst. Bot. 31:779-791.
  • Duke, J. A. Handbook of legumes of world economic importance. 1981 (Leg WorldEc)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • Freytag, G. F. & D. G. Debouck 2002. Taxonomy, distribution, and ecology of the genus Phaseolus (Leguminosae-Papilionoideae) in North America, Mexico and Central America Sida, Bot. Misc. 23:22-32.
  • Isely, D. Native and naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States (exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii). 1998 (Leg US)
  • Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles Arizona flora, ed. 2. 1969 (F Ariz)
  • Leitão, H. F. 1974. Contribuição ao estudo taxonômico do gênero Phaseolus L. no Brasil (Bragantia) 33:61.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Maesen, L. J. G. van der & Sadikin Somaatmadja, eds. 1989. Pulses (Pl Res SEAs) 1:54.
  • 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) 28:140.
  • Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins A flora of New Mexico. 1980 (F New Mex)
  • McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. 1983- (F NGalicia)
  • Mejía-Jiménez, A. et al. 1994. Interspecific hybridization between common and tepary beans: increased hybrid embryo growth, fertility, and efficiency of hybridization through recurrent and congruity backcrossing Theor. Appl. Genet. 88:324-331.
  • Mejía-Jiménez, A. et al. 1994. Interspecific hybridization between common and tepary beans: increased hybrid embryo growth, fertility, and efficiency of hybridization through recurrent and congruity backcrossing Theor. Appl. Genet. 88:324-331.
  • Moerman, D. Native American ethnobotany, ed. 5. 1998 (Nat Amer Ethnobot)
  • Muñoz, L. C. et al. 2006. Taxonomy of tepary bean and wild relatives as determined by amplified fragment length polymorphism (AFLP) markers Crop Sci. (Madison) 46:1744-1754.
  • Muñoz, L. C. et al. 2006. Taxonomy of tepary bean and wild relatives as determined by amplified fragment length polymorphism (AFLP) markers Crop Sci. (Madison) 46:1744-1754.
  • National Academy of Sciences Tropical legumes: resources for the future. 1979 (Trop Leg)
  • Pratt, R. C. et al. 1985. Genotypic diversity enhances recovery of hybrids and fertile backcrosses of Phaseolus vulgaris L. × P. acutifolius A. Gray (Euphytica) 34:329-334.
  • Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert. 1964 (F SonorDes)
  • Singh, S. P. Chapter 1. Production and utilization (Bean Imp 21st Cent) 1-24.
  • Turner, B. L. The legumes of Texas. 1959 (Leg Tex)
  • Wiggins, I. L. Flora of Baja California. 1980 (F Baja)

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image