Cajanus

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Contains 1 accepted taxa overall.

Family:FABACEAE
Common Name:CAJANUS
Specimen: View USF Herbarium specimens of this genus

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order FABALES
FamilyFABACEAE
Genus Cajanus

Citation

Citation CAJANUS de Candolle, Cat. Pl. Horti Monsp. 85. 1813, nom. cons. vs. Cajan Adanson 1763.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Cajanus cajan (Linnaeus) Millspaugh (Cytisus cajan Linnaeus)

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Cajanus cajan PIGEONPEA

Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Atylosia Atylosia Wight & Arnott, Prodr. Fl. Ind. Orient. 257. 1834. TYPE: Atylosia candollei Wight & Arnott 1834, nom. illegit. (Collaea trinervia de Candolle 1825; Atylosia trinervia (de Candolle) Gamble 1918.) Lectotypified by Hutchinson, Gen. Fl. Pl. 1: 421. 1964.
Cajan Cajan Adanson, Fam. Pl. 2: 326, 529. 1763, nom. rej. vs. Cajanus de Candolle 1825. TYPE: = Cajanus de Candolle 1813.
Cajanum Cajanum Rafinesque, Sylva Tellur. 25. 1838. TYPE: = Cajanus de Candolle 1813.
Cantharospermum Cantharospermum Wight & Arnott, Prodr. Fl. Ind. Orient. 255. 1834. TYPE: Cantharospermum pauciflorum Wight & Arnott 1834, nom. illegit. (Dolichos scarabaeoides Linnaeus 1753; Cantharospermum scarabaeoides (Linnaeus) Baillon 1883.) Lectotypified by Pfeiffer, Nomencl. Bot. 1: 580. 1872.
Endomallus Endomallus Gagnepain, Notul. Syst. (Paris) 3: 184. 1915. TYPE: Endomallus pellitus Gagnepain 1915. Lectotypified by Hutchinson, Gen. Fl. Pl. 1: 443. 1964.