Taxon: Mucuna cochinchinensis (Lour.) A. Chev.

Synonym of Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC. var. utilis (Wall. ex Wight) Baker ex Burck

Genus: Mucuna
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Phaseoleae
Nomen number: 70451
Place of publication: Bull. Agric. Inst. Sci. Indochina 1:91. 1919
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 29-Jun-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 08-Sep-1994
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System


  • Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam. (F CambLVN)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Wilmot-Dear, C. M. 1984. A revision of Mucuna (Leguminosae-Phaseoleae) in China and Japan Kew Bull. 39:63.

Check other web resources for Mucuna cochinchinensis (Lour.) A. Chev. :

  • 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.