Genus: Aeschynomene L.

 
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Dalbergieae
Alternate family(ies): Papilionaceae
Common names: joint-vetch
Genus number: 244
Last updated: 29-Mar-2007
Accession Count: 725 (231 active, 230 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Chaintreuil, N. et al. 2016. The evolutionary dynamics of ancient and recent polyploidy in the African semiaquatic species of the legume genus Aeschynomene. New Phytol. doi: 10.1111/nph.13956
  • Lewis, G. et al., eds. Legumes of the world. (Leg World) 329.
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Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Aeschynomene
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=244. Accessed 20 November 2018.