Genus: Pueraria DC.

 
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Phaseoleae
Subtribe: Glycininae
Altfamily: Papilionaceae
Common names: kudzu
Genus number: 10140
Last updated: 04-May-2000
Accession Count: 135

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Lee, J. & T. Hymowitz 2001. A molecular phylogenetic study of the subtribe Glycininae (Leguminosae) derived from the chloroplast DNA rps16 intron sequences. Amer. J. Bot. 88:2064-2073.
  • Lewis, G. et al., eds. Legumes of the world. (Leg World) 418.
  • Maesen, L. J. G. van der 1994. Pueraria, the kudzu and its relatives: an update of the taxonomy. 55-86.
  • Maesen, L. J. G. van der 1985. Revision of the genus Pueraria DC. with some notes on Teyleria Backer (Leguminosae). Agric. Univ. Wageningen Pap. 85-1:1-132.
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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/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=10140. Accessed 22 July 2018.