Vigna subterranea

Vigna subterranea

TaxonavigationEdit

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: Phaseolinae
Genus: Vigna
Subgenus: V. subg. Vigna
Sectio: V. sect. Vigna
Species: Vigna subterranea

NameEdit

Vigna subterranea (L.) Verdc., 1981

SynonymsEdit

  • Arachidna trifolia Adans. ex A.Chev.
  • Arachis africana Burm.f.
  • Cryptolobus africanus Spreng.
  • Cryptolobus subterraneus (L.) Spreng.
  • Geolobus flavus Raf.
  • Glycine subterranea L.
  • Tetrodea subterranea (L.) Raf.
  • Vigna subterranea var. spontanea (Harms) Pasquet
  • Voandzeia subterranea (L.) Thouars

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Tropical Africa
      • Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Nigeria, Sudan
  • Introduced into:
    • Angola, Benin, Burkina, Dominican Republic, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, India, Ivory Coast, Jawa, Kenya, Madagascar, Mali, Mozambique, Namibia, New Guinea, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zaïre

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

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: bambara groundnut, jugo bean
Yorùbá: ẹ̀pà ròro
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