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Taxon: Aeschynomene evenia C. Wright

 
Genus: Aeschynomene
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Dalbergieae
Nomen number: 315803
Place of publication: F. A. Sauvalle, Anales Acad. Ci. Méd. Habana 5:334. 1869 (Fl. cub. 28)
Link to protologue:
Comment: see Taxonomic Literature (TL-2) 5:79. 1985 for author
Name Verified on: 01-Nov-1990 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 5 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: potential as forage;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, St. Lucia, United States [Puerto Rico (possibly)]
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Panama [Panamá]
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina (n.w.)


References:

  1. Adams, C. 1972. Flowering plants of Jamaica
  2. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Aeschynomene+evenia&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  3. Howard, R. 1974-1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles.
  4. Kretschmer, A. E., Jr. 1998. pers. comm. Note: re. common names
  5. Lewis, G. P. 1987. Legumes of Bahia
  6. Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell. 1982. Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis.
  7. McVaugh, R. 1983-. Flora Novo-Galiciana. Note: mentions
  8. Rudd, V. E. 1955. The American species of Aeschynomene. Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 32:60.

Check other web resources for Aeschynomene evenia C. Wright :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=315803. Accessed 19 July 2019.