Taxon: Pueraria stricta Kurz

Genus: Pueraria
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Phaseoleae
Subtribe: Glycininae
Nomen number: 313490
Place of publication: J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt. 2, Nat. Hist. 42:254. 1874
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 21-Apr-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 27-Aug-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • cudzú-tropical  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China Yunnan
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indo-China: Laos ; Myanmar ; Thailand


  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Maesen, L. J. G. van der 1994. Pueraria, the kudzu and its relatives: an update of the taxonomy 77.
  • Maesen, L. J. G. van der 1985. Revision of the genus Pueraria DC. with some notes on Teyleria Backer (Leguminosae) Agric. Univ. Wageningen Pap. 85-1:100.


Check other web resources for Pueraria stricta Kurz :

  • 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.