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Taxon: Macrotyloma uniflorum (Lam.) Verdc. var. uniflorum

 
Genus: Macrotyloma
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Phaseoleae
Subtribe: Phaseolinae
Nomen number: 425415
Place of publication:
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 22-Jul-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder (as Macrotyloma uniflorum)
  • Environmental:
  • Human food: pulse (fide Taxon 45:330. 1996, as Macrotyloma uniflorum)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Namibia

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Nepal, Pakistan (n.)


    Cultivated (also cult. in tropics)

References:

  1. Duke, J. A. 1981. Handbook of legumes of world economic importance
  2. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  3. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952-. Flora of tropical East Africa.
  4. Verdcourt, B. 1982. A revision of Macrotyloma (Leguminosae). Hooker's Icon. Pl. 38(4):38.

Check other web resources for Macrotyloma uniflorum (Lam.) Verdc. var. uniflorum :

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

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=425415. Accessed 20 August 2019.