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Taxon: Arachis glabrata Benth. var. hagenbeckii (Harms) F. J. Herm.

Genus: Arachis section: Rhizomatosae series: Rhizomatosae
Family: Fabaceae (alt. Leguminosae) subfamily: Faboideae tribe: Dalbergieae. Also placed in: Papilionaceae
Nomen number: 3781
Place of publication: Agric. Monogr. U.S.D.A. 19:9. 1954
Name verified on: 18-Dec-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 12-Feb-2011
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9).
Accessions: 15 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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Economic importance:

  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of peanut   (fide Biol Arachis 7. 1994, based on recognizing species of all sections, except cross-compatible diploids (A or B-genome carriers) of sect. Arachis, as tertiary gene pool of peanut)

Distributional range:

    Southern South America: Argentina - Corrientes; Paraguay - Caaguazu, Canendiyu, Central, Cordillera, Guaira, Misiones, Paraguari, San Pedro


  • Krapovickas, A. & W. C. Gregory. 1994. Taxonomía del género Arachis (Leguminosae). Bonplandia 8:105–106. [recognizes this perennial, tetraploid (2n=40) taxon].
  • Raina, S. N. & Y. Mukai. 1999. Detection of a variable number of 18S-5.8S-26S and 5S ribosomal DNA loci by fluorescent in situ hybridization in diploid and tetraploid Arachis species. Genome 42:52–59. [mentions as A. hagenbeckii].
  • Raina, S. N. et al. 2001. RAPD and ISSR fingerprints as useful genetic markers for analysis of genetic diversity, varietal identification, and phylogenetic relationships in peanut (Arachis hypogaea) cultivars and wild species. Genome 44:763–772.
  • Resslar, P. M. 1980. A review of the nomenclature of the genus Arachis L. Euphytica 29:815. [accepts basionym].
  • Valls, J. F. M. & C. E. Simpson. 1994. Chapter 1. Taxonomy, natural distribution, and attributes of Arachis. Pp. 1–18 in: Kerridge, P. C. & B. Hardy, eds., Biology and agronomy of forage Arachis.


Check other web resources for Arachis glabrata Benth. var. hagenbeckii (Harms) F. J. Herm.:

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database and Information Service

Images or nodulation data:

  • 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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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: (05 October 2015)

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