African Plant Database

Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC. var. pruriens
Information on the genus : Mucuna
Basionym : Dolichos pruriens L.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Dolichos pruriens L. (1754)
 Stizolobium pruriens (L.) Medik.
 Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC. (1825)
 Dolichos pruriens' L. (1759)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Mucuna bernieriana Baill. (1883)
=Mucuna axillaris Baker (1886)

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • DARBYSHIRE, I. KORDOFAMI, M. & AL. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing : 179
  • CÉSAR J. & C. CHATELAIN (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména : 514

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • KLOPPER R.R., CHATELAIN C,. & AL. (2006). Checklist Flowering Plants of Sub-Saharan Africa. Sabonet report 42 : 346
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Record n°61503 modified 2007-04-02
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