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Taxon: Rhynchosia minima (L.) DC.

 
Genus: Rhynchosia
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Phaseoleae
Subtribe: Cajaninae
Nomen number: 31750
Place of publication: Prodr. 2:385. 1825
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 02-Mar-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Aug-1994
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 37 (27 active, 46 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • burn-mouth-vine  (Source: Mem NYBG) - English
  • jumby-bean  (Source: Mem NYBG) - English
  • least snout-bean  (Source: F Florida) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Cape Verde
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Chad, Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Rwanda, Zaire
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Cote D'Ivoire, Ghana, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Zambia
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Botswana, Namibia, South Africa, [KwaZulu-Natal, Transvaal] Swaziland
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Madagascar

    Asia-Temperate
    • ARABIAN PENINSULA: Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Yemen
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan, Iran, Israel, Jordan
    • CHINA: China [Sichuan, Yunnan]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam (n.)
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Philippines

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales (n.), Queensland, South Australia (e.), Western Australia (n.), Northern Territory]

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja Sur, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Sinaloa, Sonora, Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Aguascalientes, Campeche, Chiapas, Colima, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Mexico, Michoacan, Morelos, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Puebla, Tabasco, Veracruz, Yucatan]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Puerto Rico, Trinidad and Tobago, Virgin Islands (British), Virgin Islands (U.S.)
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, Chile, Paraguay


References:

  1. Adam, J.-G. Flore descriptive des monts Nimba. (F MtNimba)
  2. Arechavaleta, M. et al., eds. Lista preliminar de especies silvestres de Cabo Verde: hongos, plantas y animales terrestres. 2005 (L Cabo Verde)
  3. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam. (F CambLVN)
  4. Australian Systematic Botany Society Flora of central Australia. (F CAust)
  5. Du Puy, D. J. et al. The Leguminosae of Madagascar (Leg Madag)
  6. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  7. Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  8. Ghazanfar, S. A. An annotated catalogue of the vascular plants of Oman. Scripta Botanica Belgica 2. 1992 (L Oman)
  9. Grear, J. W. 1978. A revision of the New World species of Rhynchosia (Leguminosae - Faboideae) Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 31:76.
  10. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  11. Hacker, J. B. A guide to herbaceous and shrub legumes of Queensland. 1990 (Leg Queensl)
  12. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  13. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  14. Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  15. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  16. Huang, S. F. & T. C. Huang Taxonomic treatment of the Papilionoideae (Leguminosae) of Taiwan. Taiwania 32:11-117. 1987 (Leg Taiwan)
  17. Isely, D. Native and naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States (exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii). 1998 (Leg US)
  18. Jessop, J. P. & H. R. Toelken, eds. Flora of South Australia, ed. 4. (F SAust)
  19. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. (F WT Afr)
  20. Kumar, S & P. V. Sane Legumes of South Asia: a checklist. (Leg SAsia)
  21. Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  22. Lock, J. M. Legumes of Africa: a checklist. 1989 (Leg Africa)
  23. Lock, J. M. & C. S. Ford Legumes of Malesia: a checklist. 2004 (Leg Malesia)
  24. Lock, J. M. & J. Heald Legumes of Indochina: a checklist. 1994 (Leg Indochina)
  25. Lock, J. M. & K. Simpson Legumes of West Asia: a checklist. 1991 (Leg WAsia)
  26. Maesen, L. J. G. van der et al. 1986. Occurrence of Cajaninae in the Indian subcontinent, Burma and Thailand J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 82:498.
  27. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  28. Migahid, A. M. Flora of Saudi Arabia, ed. 3. (F Saudi ed3)
  29. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  30. Ohashi, H. & Y. Tateishi 1977. The genus Rhynchosia (Leguminosae) in Nepal Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 90:226.
  31. Sanjappa, M. Legumes of India. 1992 (Leg India)
  32. Thulin, M. Leguminosae of Ethiopia. Opera Bot. 68:1-223. 1983 (Leg Ethiop)
  33. Troupin, G. Flore du Rwanda. (F Rwanda)
  34. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  35. Verdcourt, B. A manual of New Guinea legumes. (Leg New Guinea)
  36. Wood, J. R. I. A handbook of the Yemen flora. (F Yemen)
  37. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. (F Panama)
  38. Wunderlin, R. P. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida. 1998 (F Florida)
  39. Zohary, M. & N. Feinbrun-Dothan Flora palaestina. (F Palest)

Check other web resources for Rhynchosia minima (L.) DC. :

  • 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
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • 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.

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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=31750. Accessed 17 November 2018.