Pachyrhizus

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Contains 1 accepted taxa overall.

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

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order FABALES
FamilyFABACEAE
Genus Pachyrhizus

Citation

Citation PACHYRHIZUS Richard ex de Candolle, Prodr. 2: 402. 1825, nom. cons. vs. Cacara Du Petit-Thouars 1805.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Pachyrhizus angulatus Richard ex de Candolle, nom. illegit. Dolichos erosus Linnaeus; Pachyrhizus erosus (Linnaeus) Urban)

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Pachyrhizus erosus YAM BEAN

Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Cacara Cacara Du Petit-Thouars, in Cuvier, Dict. Sci. Nat. 6: 35. 1805, nom. rej. vs. Pachyrhizus Richard ex de Candolle 1825. TYPE: = Pachyrhizua Richard ex de Candolle 1825.
Robynsia Robynsia M. Martens & Galeotti, Bull. Acad. Roy. Sci. Bruxelles 10(2): 193. 1843, non Drapiez 1841, nom. rej.; nec Hutchinson 1931, nom. cons. TYPE: Non designatus.
Taeniocarpum Taeniocarpum Desvaux, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 9: 420. 1826. TYPE: Taeniocarpum articulatum (Lamarck) Desvaux (Dolichos articulatus Lamarck)