Genus: Canavalia Adans.

 
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Phaseoleae
Subtribe: Diocleinae
Alternate family(ies): Papilionaceae
Genus number: 2025
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 217 (28 active, 24 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) with this spelling (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.11 & App. III) against the original spelling "Canavali"

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Lewis, G. et al., eds. Legumes of the world. (Leg World) 396.
  • Sauer, J. 1964. Revision of Canavalia. (Brittonia) 16:106-181.
  • Snak, C. et al. 2016. A dated phylogeny of the papilionoid legume genus Canavalia reveals recent diversification by a pantropical liana lineage. Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 98:133-146.
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):

Images:

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Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Canavalia
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=2025. Accessed 14 November 2018.