Phaseolus

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Contains 5 accepted taxa overall.

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

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order FABALES
FamilyFABACEAE
Genus Phaseolus

Citation

Citation PHASEOLUS Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 723. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Phaseolus vulgaris Linnaeus Lectotypified by Britton & A. Brown, Ill. Fl. N. U.S., ed. 2. 2: 422. 1913.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Phaseolus lunatus LIMA BEAN
Phaseolus polystachios THICKET BEAN
Phaseolus polystachios var. sinuatus THICKET BEAN
Phaseolus vulgaris KIDNEY BEAN
Phaseolus x smilacifolius THICKET BEAN

Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Alepidocalyx Alepidocalyx Piper, Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 22: 672. 1926. TYPE: Alepidocalyx parvulus (E. Greene) Piper (Phaseolus parvulus E. Greene)
Lipusa Lipusa Alefeld, Landw. Fl. 26. 1866. TYPE: Lipusa multiflora (Willdenow) Alefeld (Phaseolus multiflorus Willdenow)
Minkelersia Minkelersia M. Martens & Galeotti, Bull. Acad. Roy. Sci. Bruxelles 10(2): 200. 1843. TYPE: Minkelersia galactioides M. Martens & Galeotti
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