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Taxon: Pisum sativum L.

Genus: Pisum
Family: Fabaceae (alt. Leguminosae) subfamily: Faboideae tribe: Fabeae. Also placed in: Papilionaceae
Nomen number: 300472
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:727. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 06-Aug-1986 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 19-Apr-2000
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6).
Accessions: 5127 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.


See also subordinate taxa:


Common names:

  • Austrian winter pea   (Source: Food Feed Crops US ) – English   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. arvense]
  • dun pea   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. arvense]
  • edible-pod pea   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. macrocarpon]
  • field pea   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. arvense]
  • garden pea   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. sativum]
  • green pea   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – English   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. sativum]
  • grey pea   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. arvense]
  • mutter pea   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. arvense]
  • partridge pea   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. arvense]
  • pea   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English
  • peluskins   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. arvense]
  • snow pea   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. macrocarpon]
  • sugar pea   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. macrocarpon]
  • Syrian fodder pea   (Source: Pl Names ) – English   [Pisum sativum subsp. elatius var. pumilio]
  • wan dou   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • petit pois   (Source: C. Feuillet, p.c.) – French   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. sativum]
  • pois de champs   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. arvense]
  • pois de jardins   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. sativum]
  • pois fourrager   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. arvense]
  • Felderbse   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – German   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. arvense]
  • Futtererbse   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – German   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. arvense]
  • Gartenerbse   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – German   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. sativum]
  • Peluschken   (Source: Zander Ency ) – German   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. arvense]
  • Speiseerbse   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – German   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. sativum]
  • Zucker-Erbsen   (Source: Zander Ency ) – German   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. macrocarpon]
  • pisello   (Source: Mult Glossary Crops ) – Italian
  • pisello da foraggio   (Source: Mult Glossary Crops ) – Italian   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. arvense]
  • pisello da orto   (Source: Mult Glossary Crops ) – Italian   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. sativum]
  • endō   (Source: Names Batra ) – Japanese Rōmaji   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. sativum]
  • bulgeunwandu   (Source: F Korea) – Transcribed Korean   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. arvense]
  • wandu   (Source: Kulturpflanze 34:118) – Transcribed Korean
  • ervilha   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Portuguese   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. sativum]
  • arveja   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. sativum]
  • guisante   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. sativum]
  • guisante de campo   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish   [Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. arvense]
  • ärt   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish
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Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Northern Africa: Algeria; Egypt; Libya; Morocco; Tunisia
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Ethiopia
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Cyprus; Iran; Iraq [n.]; Israel; Lebanon; Syria [w.]; Turkey
    Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation - Ciscaucasia
  • EUROPE
    East Europe: Moldova; Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bulgaria; Former Yugoslavia; Greece [incl. Crete]; Italy [incl. Sardinia, Sicily]; Romania
    Southwestern Europe: France [incl. Corsica]; Portugal; Spain

      Cultivated:
  • cultivated worldwide

References:

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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Pisum sativum L.:

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database and Information Service
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Images or nodulation data:

More:
  • 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.

Abbreviations & symbols in GRIN Taxonomy

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
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?300472 (19 April 2014)

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