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Taxon: Neonotonia wightii (Wight & Arn.) J. A. Lackey

Genus: Neonotonia
Family: Fabaceae (alt. Leguminosae) subfamily: Faboideae tribe: Phaseoleae subtribe: Glycininae. Also placed in: Papilionaceae
Nomen number: 104937
Place of publication: Phytologia 37:210. 1977
Name verified on: 28-Oct-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 12-Mar-1997
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9).
Accessions: 152 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


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Common names:

  • perennial soybean   (Source: Leg WorldEc ) – English
  • soja pérenne   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French
  • ausdauernde Soja   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – German
  • soja-perene   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Portuguese

Economic importance:

  • Bee plants: potential for honey production   (fide Leg Queensl)
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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Chad; Ethiopia; Sudan
    East Tropical Africa: Kenya; Tanzania; Uganda
    West-Central Tropical Africa: Burundi; Cameroon; Gabon; Zaire
    West Tropical Africa: Ghana; Guinea; Liberia; Nigeria; Sierra Leone; Togo
    South Tropical Africa: Angola; Malawi; Mozambique; Zambia; Zimbabwe
    Southern Africa: Botswana
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Arabian Peninsula: Yemen
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: India; Sri Lanka
    Malesia: Indonesia - Java; Malaysia [Malaya]

      Naturalized:
  • naturalized elsewhere

References:

  • 't Mannetje, L. & R. M. Jones, eds. 1992. Forages. 4:169 In: Faridah Hanum, I. & L. J. G. van der Maesen, eds., Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA). 4:169.
  • Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. 1993. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62.
  • Duke, J. A. 1981. Handbook of legumes of world economic importance.
  • Englert, J. M. et al. 1999–. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators.
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource).
  • Hacker, J. B. 1990. A guide to herbaceous and shrub legumes of Queensland.
  • Huang, S. F. & T. C. Huang. 1987. Taxonomic treatment of the Papilionoideae (Leguminosae) of Taiwan. Taiwania 32:11-117.
  • Isely, D. et al. 1980. Neonotonia verdcourtii (Leguminosae): A new glycine-like species from Africa. Iowa State J. Res. 55:157–62.
  • Lackey, J. A. 1981. Infraspecific combinations in Neonotonia wightii (Arnott) Lackey (Leguminosae, Papilionoideae). Iselya 2:11–12.
  • Lazarides, M. & B. Hince. 1993. CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia.
  • Lock, J. M. & K. Simpson. 1991. Legumes of West Asia: a checklist.
  • Lock, J. M. 1989. Legumes of Africa: a checklist.
  • Matthew, K. M. 1983. The flora of the Tamilnadu Carnatic.
  • Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants.
  • Smith, A. C. 1979–1991. Flora vitiensis nova.
  • Wood, J. R. I. 1997. A handbook of the flora of Yemen.
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Neonotonia wightii (Wight & Arn.) J. A. Lackey:


Images or nodulation data:

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  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?104937 (02 September 2014)

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