Vigna unguiculata

Family:FABACEAE
Species:Vigna unguiculata (L.)Walp.
Common Name:BLACKEYED PEA; COWPEA
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Status:Not Native
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyFABACEAE
Genus Vigna
Species Vigna unguiculata (L.)Walp. - BLACKEYED PEA; COWPEA

Citation

Citation VIGNA UNGUICULATA (Linnaeus) Walpers, Repert. Bot. Syst. 1: 779. 1843.
Basionym: Dolichos unguiculatus Linnaeus 1753.
Type: BARBADOS. NEOTYPE: ETHIOPIA: Without data, Westphal 8682 (neotype: WAG). Neotypified by Westphal, Pulses Ethiopia, Taxon. Agric. Signif. 213. 1974.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Citrus USF  
Hillsborough USF  
Lee USF  
Leon FSU  
Levy FLAS  
Palm Beach GH  
Polk FLAS  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Dolichos sinensis Dolichos sinensis Linnaeus, Cent. Pl. 2: 28. 1756. TYPE: CHINA: Without data (lectotype: Rumphius, Herb. Amboin. 5: t. 134. 1747). Lectotypified by Merrill, Interpr. Rumph. Herb. Amboin. 284. 1917.
Dolichos unguiculatus Dolichos unguiculatus Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 725. 1753. TYPE: BARBADOS. NEOTYPE: ETHIOPIA: Without data, Westphal 8682 (neotype: WAG). Neotypified by Westphal, Pulses Ethiopia, Taxon. Agric. Signif. 213. 1974.
Phaseolus unguiculatus Phaseolus unguiculatus (Linnaeus) Piper, Torreya 12: 190. 1912, non Linnaeus 1754.BASIONYM: Dolichos unguiculatus Linnaeus 1753. 
Vigna sinensis Vigna sinensis (Linnaeus) Savi ex Hasskarl, Cat. Hort. Bot. Bogor. 279. 1844.BASIONYM: Dolichos sinensis Linnaeus 1756. 
Dolichos biflorus Dolichos biflorus Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 727. 1753. TYPE: Without data, van Royen Herb. s.n. (neotype: L). Neotypified by Brenan, Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 8: 415-416. 1954.