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Taxon: Abrus laevigatus E. Mey.

 
Genus: Abrus
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Abreae
Nomen number: 738
Place of publication: E. H. F. Meyer & J. F. Drège, Comm. pl. Afr. austr. 126. 1836
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 21-Oct-1986 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Mozambique (s.)
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Botswana, [Kweneng] Namibia, South Africa, [Eastern Cape, Gauteng, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, North West] Swaziland


References:

  1. Breteler, F. J. 1960. Revision of Abrus Adanson (Pap.) with special reference to Africa (Blumea) 10:612.
  2. Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  3. Lock, J. M. Legumes of Africa: a checklist. 1989 (Leg Africa)
  4. Verdcourt, B. 1970. Studies in the Leguminosae-Papilionoideae for the 'Flora of Tropical East Africa': II Kew Bull. 24:246.

Check other web resources for Abrus laevigatus E. Mey. :

  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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=738. Accessed 19 February 2019.