Genus: Mucuna Adans.

 
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Phaseoleae
Alternate family(ies): Papilionaceae
Genus number: 7847
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 330 (40 active, 19 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) against the homotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. III) Zoophthalmum P. Browne, nom. rej. & the heterotypic synonym Stizolobium P. Browne, nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN

Reference:

  1. Lewis, G. et al., eds. 2005. Legumes of the world 405.

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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):

Images:

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

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Mucuna
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/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=7847. Accessed 15 September 2019.