Neustanthus phaseoloides

Neustanthus phaseoloides
Neustanthus phaseoloides


Taxonavigation: Fabales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Fabales

Familia: Fabaceae
Subfamilia: Faboideae
Tribus: Phaseoleae
Subtribus: Glycininae
Genus: Neustanthus
Species: Neustanthus phaseoloides
Varietates: N. p. var. javanicus – N. p. var. phaseoloides – N. p. var. subspicatus


Neustanthus phaseoloides (Roxb.) Benth., 1852


  • Dolichos phaseoloides Roxb.
  • Dolichos viridis Buch.-Ham. ex Wall.
  • Neustanthus sericans Miq.
  • Pachyrhizus mollis Hassk.
  • Pachyrhizus montanus DC.
  • Pachyrhizus teres Blanco
  • Phaseolus decurrens Graham
  • Pueraria phaseoloides (Roxb.) Benth.
  • Stizolobium montanum Spreng.


Native distribution areas:
Neustanthus phaseoloides
  • Continental: Tropical & Subtropical Asia
      • Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Bismarck Archipelago, Borneo, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, India, Jawa, Laos, Malaya, Maluku, Myanmar, Nepal, New Guinea, Nicobar Is., Philippines, Solomon Is., Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam
    • Introduced into:
      • Angola, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Christmas I., Colombia, Cook Is., Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Fiji, Gabon, Galápagos, Ghana, Guinea, Gulf of Guinea Is., Honduras, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Liberia, Mauritius, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Niue, Panamá, Puerto Rico, Queensland, Rodrigues, Réunion, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Togo, Trinidad-Tobago, Windward Is., Zaïre

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


Primary referencesEdit

Additional referencesEdit

  • Accepted by:
    • Jørgensen, P.M. & León-Yánes, S. (eds.) (1999). Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Ecuador: 1-1181. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.
    • Brako, L. & Zarucchi, J.L. (1993). Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Gymnosperms of Peru Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 45: i-xl, 1-1286. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Not accepted by:
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis). [Cited as Pueraria phaseoloides.]
    • Lock, J.M. & Ford, C.S. (2004). Legumes of Malesia a Check-List: 1-295. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Pueraria phaseoloides.]
    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Pueraria phaseoloides.]


Vernacular namesEdit

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