Mucuna urens (L.),

Jarvis, Charlie, 2007, Chapter 7: Linnaean Plant Names and their Types (part D), Order out of Chaos. Linnaean Plant Types and their Types, London: Linnaean Society of London in association with the Natural History Museum, pp. 474-489: 485

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https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.291971

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http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4363002

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scientific name

Mucuna urens (L.)
status

 

Dolichos urens Linnaeus  , Systema Naturae, ed. 10, 2: 1162. 1759.

["Habitat in America meridionali."] Sp. Pl., ed. 2, 2: 1020 (1763). RCN: 5338.

Lectotype (Verdcourt inTurland & Jarvis in Taxon 46: 469. 1997): [icon] " Phaseolus Americanus  frutescens, foliis glabris, lobis pluribus, villosis, pungentibus, fructu orbiculari, plano, hilo nigro, tanquam annulo, totum fere ambiente" in Plukenet, Phytographia: t. 213, f. 2. 1692; Almag. Bot.: 292. 1696. - Voucher: Herb. Sloane 97: 86 ( BM-SL)  .

Current name: Mucuna urens (L.)  DC. ( Fabaceae  : Faboideae  ).

Note: Although Howard (Fl. Lesser Antilles 4: 510. 1988) indicated Plukenet material in Herb. Sloane as “type”, this was never seen by Linnaeus and is not original material for the name.

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Magnoliopsida

Order

Fabales

Family

Fabaceae

Genus

Mucuna

Loc

Mucuna urens (L.)

Jarvis, Charlie 2007
2007
Loc

Dolichos urens

Linnaeus 1759: 1162
1759