Mucuna pruriens var. utilis

Mucuna pruriens var. utilis (Wall. ex Wight) L.H.Bailey (syn: Carpopogon capitatum Roxb.; Carpopogon capitatus Roxb.; Carpopogon niveum Roxb.; Macranthus cochinchinensis Lour.; Mucuna aterrima (Piper & Tracy) Holland; Mucuna atrocarpa F.P.Metcalf; Mucuna capitata Wight & Arn.; Mucuna deeringiana (Bort) Merr.; Mucuna hassjoo (Piper & Tracy)Mansf.; Mucuna martinii H.Lev. & Vaniot; Mucuna nivea (Roxb.) Wight & Arn. […]

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Mucuna bracteata

Mucuna bracteata DC. (syn: Carpopogon bracteatum Roxb.; Mucuna brevipes Craib; Mucuna exserta C.E.C.Fisch.; Mucuna venulosa (Piper) Merr. & F.P.Metcalf; Stizolobium venulosum Piper); Andaman Is (N); Bangladesh (N); China (N) ; Yunnan ; Hainan (N) ; India (N); Arunachal Pradesh ; Assam; Bihar; Manipur; Meghalaya ; Mizoram ; Sikkim ; Tripura; West Bengal ; Laos (N) […]

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Mucuna pruriens ?

 Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC. ?; Mucuna pruriens : 2 posts by 1 author. Attachments (1) Mucuna pruriens May be, but difficult to confirm with this image. Pl. see Mucuna pruriens and comparative images at Mucuna  

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Mucuna macrocarpa

Mucuna macrocarpa Wall. (syn: Mucuna bodinieri H.Lev.; Mucuna castanea Merr.; Mucuna colletii Lace; Mucuna ferruginea Matsum.; Mucuna ferruginea var. bungoensis (Ohwi) Ohwi; Mucuna ferruginea var. irukanda (Ohwi) Ohwi; Mucuna irukanda Ohwi; Mucuna irukanda var. bungoensis Ohwi; Mucuna subferrunginea Hayata; Mucuna wangii Hu); . Bhutan (N) ; China (N) ; Guangdong ; Guangxi ; Guizhou ; […]

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Mucuna nigricans

Mucuna nigricans (Lour.) Steud., Nomencl.Bot.cd. 2(2):163. 1841. (Syn: Citta nigricans Lour.; Mucuna atropurpurea (uct. non (Roxb.) DC.; Mucuna gigantea var. nigricans (Lour.) DC.; Mucuna imbricata “Baker, p.p.A”; Stizolobium nigricans (Lour.) Pers.;                        Stizolobium imbricatum (DC.) Kuntze); As per efi thread: Key to Mucuna species as provided by J.F.Duthie in Flora of the Upper Gangetic Plains (1929) and […]

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Mucuna gigantea

Mucuna gigantea (Willd.) DC., Prodr. 2:405. 1825 (syn: Carpopogon giganteum (Willd.) Roxb.; Dolichos gigantea Willd. [Spelling variant]; Dolichos giganteus Willd.; Mucuna gigantea subsp. tashiroi (Hayata) H. Ohashi & Tateishi; Mucuna grevei Drake; Mucuna tashiroi Hayata; Negretia gigantea (Willd.) Oken; Stizolobium giganteum (Willd.) Spreng.; Stizolobium giganteum (Roxb.) Kuntze; Stizolobium quadrialatum (Baker) Kuntze;                               Carpogon giganteus (Willd.) Roxb.; […]

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Mucuna imbricata

Mucuna imbricata DC. ex Baker, J. D. Hooker, Fl. Brit. India 2:185. 1876 (DC., Prodr. 2:406. 1825, nom. nud.); Ohashi (1979) treats this species as a synonym of Mucuna nigricans and Tateishi and Ohashi (1981) give Mucuna imbricata and M. nigricans as synonyms of M. hainanensis. Wilmot-Dear (1991) suggests that five possible taxa may be […]

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Mucuna atropurpurea

Mucuna atropurpurea (Roxb.) Wight & Arn. (Syn: Carpopogon atropurpureum Roxb.; Stizolobium atropurpureum (Roxb.) Kuntze);  As per efi thread: Key to Mucuna species as provided by J.F.Duthie in Flora of the Upper Gangetic Plains (1929) and modified as per Sanjappa (1992) : A. Woody climbers, with faces of pods obliquely plaited      B. Sutures of pods […]

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Mucuna pruriens var. pruriens

Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC. (syn. Carpopogon pruriens (L.) Roxb.; Dolichos pruriens L.; Mucuna aterrima (Piper & Tracy) Merr.; Mucuna axillaris Baker; Mucuna bernieriana Baill.; Mucuna cochinchinensis (Lour.) A.Chev.; Mucuna esquirolii H.Lev.; Mucuna minima Haines; Mucuna nivea (Roxb.) DC.; Mucuna prurita (L.) Hook.; Stizolobium pruritum (Wight) Piper);  Andaman Is; Angola; Bangladesh; Bhutan; Burundi; Cambodia; Cameroon; Chad; China; […]

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Mucuna monosperma

Mucuna monosperma Wight (syn. Carpopogon monospermum Roxb.; Mucuna anguina Wall.; Mucuna monosperma (Roxb.) DC.; Stizolobium monospermum (Wight) Kuntze; Stizolobium rugosum Moon);   commonly known as: negro bean • Gujarati: કાગડોળિયો kagadoliyo • Kannada: ಅಣಿಪೆ ಬಳ್ಳಿ anipe balli • Konkani: व्हडली खातखुतली vhadhli khatkhutli • Malayalam: മലന്താളി malanthalli • Marathi: गोडीकुइरी godi kuiri, मोठी कुइली mothi kuili • Nepali: बालधेंग्रा baldhengra •Oriya: ବାଇଢଙ୍କ baidonka • Tamil: பெரியதெள்ளுக்காய் periya-tellukkay • Telugu: ఏనుగదూలగొండి enugadulagondi  images & identification by several members (1, 2, 3)  Images by tspkumar […]

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