Taxon: Centrosema pascuorum Mart. ex Benth.

 
Genus: Centrosema
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Phaseoleae
Subtribe: Clitoriinae
Nomen number: 70162
Place of publication: Comm. legum. gen. 56. 1837 (Ann. Wiener Mus. Naturgesch. 2:120. 1839)
Link to protologue:
Comment: ascribed to "Mart. MSS." by Bentham, as verified from original literature
Typification:
Name Verified on: 08-Aug-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 08-Aug-2011
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas, Oaxaca, Tabasco]

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Guyana, Venezuela [Bolivar, Zulia, Anzoategui, Aragua, Cojedes, Falcon, Guarico, Miranda, Monagas, Federal District]
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Alagoas, Bahia, Ceara, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul, Minas Gerais, Paraiba, Pernambuco, Piaui, Rio Grande do Norte, Sao Paulo, Sergipe]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Ecuador [Guayas]


    Cultivated

    Asia-Tropical
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea
    • INDO-CHINA: Thailand
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [Northern Territory]

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Nicaragua


References:

  1. Barbosa-Fevereiro, V. P. 1977. Centrosema (A. P. de Candolle) Bentham do Brasil (Leguminosae - Faboideae) Rodriguésia 29(42):191.
  2. Fantz, P. R. 1979. A new species of Centrosema (Leguminosae) from Nicaragua and a key to the species in Central America (Sida) 8:155.
  3. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  4. Forzza, R. C. et al., coord. Lista de espécies da flora do Brasil (on-line resource). (L Brasil Online)
  5. Funk, V. et al. Checklist of the plants of the Guiana Shield (Venezuela: Amazonas, Bolivar, Delta Amacuro; Guyana, Surinam, French Guiana). Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 55:1-584. 2007 (L Guiana Shield)
  6. Hammel, B. E. et al., eds. Manual de plantas de Costa Rica. 2003- (Man CostaR)
  7. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  8. Hokche, O. et al. Nuevo catálogo de la flora vascular de Venezola. (L Venez ed2)
  9. Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75. 1999 (L Ecuador)
  10. Lewis, G. P. Legumes of Bahia. 1987 (Leg Bahia)
  11. Nelson, C. H. N. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Honduras. 2008 (L Honduras)
  12. Schultze-Kraft, R. et al. 1990. Biogeography of Centrosema (Centro Biol Agron Ut) 56.
  13. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3). (F Nicaragua)
  14. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. (F VenGuay)
  15. 't Mannetje, L. & R. M. Jones, eds. 1992. Forages (Pl Res SEAs) 4:84-86.
  16. Villaseñor, J. L. 2016. Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Rev. Mex. Biodivers. 87:559-902.
  17. Williams, R. J. & R. J. Clements 1990. Taxonomy of Centrosema (Centro Biol Agron Ut) 6.
  18. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. (F Panama)

Check other web resources for Centrosema pascuorum Mart. ex Benth. :

  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • 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.

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=70162. Accessed 19 April 2018.