Genus: Arachis L.

Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Dalbergieae
Alternate family(ies): Papilionaceae
Genus number: 889
Last updated: 29-Mar-2007
Accession Count: 412 (97 active, 29 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: all accepted species are in GRIN

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. He, G. et al. 2014. Phylogenetic relationships of species of genus Arachis based on genic sequences. Genome 57:327-334.
  2. Krapovickas, A. & W. C. Gregory. 1994. Taxonomía del género Arachis (Leguminosae). Bonplandia 8:1-186.
  3. Lewis, G. et al., eds. 2005. Legumes of the world 326.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 3 June 2020.