Taxon: Vigna mungo (L.) Hepper

 
Genus: Vigna
  Subgenus: Ceratotropis
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Papilionoideae
      Tribe: Phaseoleae
        Subtribe: Phaseolinae
Nomen number: 444359
Place of publication: Kew Bull. 1956:128. 1956
Name Verified on: 06-Apr-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 01-Feb-2008
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: secondary genetic relative of mung-bean (based on its affinities to Vigna radiata Genetica 114:142. 2002; Breed Sci 57:279. 2007)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of azuki-bean (based on affinities to Vigna angularis fide Genetica 114:140. 2002; Wild Crop Rel Leg Cr 15:301. 2011)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of cowpea (based on distant affinities to Vigna unguiculata fide Genetica 114:140, 141. 2002)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of rice-bean (based on distant affinities to Vigna umbellata fide Ann Bot 108:370, 376, 377. 2011)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: Bangladesh; India; Pakistan
    • Indo-China: Myanmar

  • Cultivated:

    . widely cult. in tropics

References:

  • PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource). (PROTA4U)
  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info) (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Chaitieng, B. et al. 2006. Development of black gram [Vigna mungo (L.) Hepper] linkage map and its comparison with an azuki bean [Vigna angularis (Willd.) Ohwi and Ohashi] linkage map Theor. Appl. Genet. 113:1261-1269.
  • Doi, K. et al. 2002. Molecular phylogeny of genus Vigna subgenus Ceratotropis based on rDNA ITS and atpB-rbcL intergenic spacer of cpDNA sequences (Genetica) 114:129-145.
  • Doi, K. et al. 2002. Molecular phylogeny of genus Vigna subgenus Ceratotropis based on rDNA ITS and atpB-rbcL intergenic spacer of cpDNA sequences (Genetica) 114:129-145.
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • International Seed Testing Association A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 1. Field crops, grasses and vegetables, ed. 2. 1982 (Mult Glossary Crops)
  • Jaiwal, P. K. & A. Gulati 1995. Current status and future strategies of in vitro culture techniques for genetic improvement of mungbean (Vigna radiata (L .) Wilczek) (Euphytica) 86:167-181.
  • Jaiwal, P. K. & A. Gulati 1995. Current status and future strategies of in vitro culture techniques for genetic improvement of mungbean (Vigna radiata (L .) Wilczek) (Euphytica) 86:167-181.
  • Javadi, F. et al. 2011. Molecular phylogeny of the subgenus Ceratotropis (genus Vigna, Leguminosae) reveals three eco-geographical groups and Late Pliocene-Pleisticene diversification: evidence from four plastid DNA region sequences Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 108:367-380.
  • Javadi, F. et al. 2011. Molecular phylogeny of the subgenus Ceratotropis (genus Vigna, Leguminosae) reveals three eco-geographical groups and Late Pliocene-Pleisticene diversification: evidence from four plastid DNA region sequences Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 108:367-380.
  • Kumar, S & P. V. Sane Legumes of South Asia: a checklist. 2003 (Leg SAsia)
  • Lock, J. M. & J. Heald Legumes of Indochina: a checklist. 1994 (Leg Indochina)
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  • Saini, A. & N. Jawali 2009. Molecular evolution of 5S rDNA region in Vigna subgenus Ceratotropis and its phylogenetic implications Pl. Syst. Evol. 280:187-206.
  • Sanjappa, M. Legumes of India. 1992 (Leg India)
  • Tomooka, N. et al. 2011. Chapter 15. Vigna (Wild Crop Rel Leg Cr) 291-311.
  • Tomooka, N. et al. 2011. Chapter 15. Vigna (Wild Crop Rel Leg Cr) 291-311.
  • Tun Tun, Y. & H. Yamaguchi 2007. Phylogenetic relationship of wild and cultivated Vigna (Subgenus Ceratotropis, Fabaceae) from Myanmar based on sequence variations in non-coding regions of trnT-F Breed. Sci. 57:271-280.

Check other web resources for Vigna mungo (L.) Hepper :

  • 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.