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Taxon: Abrus fruticulosus Wall. ex Wight & Arn.

 
Genus: Abrus
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Abreae
Nomen number: 310593
Place of publication: Prodr. fl. Ind. orient. 236. 1834
Link to protologue:
Comment: Breteler viewed this species in a much broader sense
Name Verified on: 28-Oct-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-May-1997
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India [Karnataka, Meghalaya, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh]


References:

  1. Berhaut, J. 1965. Attempt to revise the Abrus of western and central Africa. Change in name for Rhynchosia albiflora Leguminosae (Adansonia) sér. 2, 5:359.
  2. Breteler, F. J. 1960. Revision of Abrus Adanson (Pap.) with special reference to Africa (Blumea) 10:612.
  3. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  4. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  5. Pulle, A. A. et al., eds. Flora of Suriname. (F Suriname)
  6. Sanjappa, M. Legumes of India. 1992 (Leg India)
  7. Verdcourt, B. 1970. Studies in the Leguminosae-Papilionoideae for the 'Flora of Tropical East Africa': II Kew Bull. 24:245.

Check other web resources for Abrus fruticulosus Wall. ex Wight & Arn. :

  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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?id=310593. Accessed 13 November 2018.