Family Fabaceae
Basionym Vigna strobilophora B.L. Rob. var. crassa McVaugh
Original Identification Vigna strobilophora var. crassa McVaugh
Current Taxon Vigna strobilophora B.L. Rob. var. crassa McVaugh
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Flora Novo-Galiciana 5: 753-754. 1987.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 319163
Comments  
Primary Collector Rogers McVaugh
Collector Number 16529
Collection Date 29 Aug 1957
Country Mexico
Province/State Nayarit
Plant Location Notes Mountains 9 miles north of Compostela; steep heavily forested stream valley in oak zone, elevation 1000-1200 m.
Plant Description Notes Occasional in barranca. Woody vine, herbaceous in fertile parts, up to 10 m. long, on trees; bracts fleshy, white; banner nearly white (tinged lavender), with yellow spot at base; wings purple, keel pale, decurved and tehn curved laterally.
Broad geographical location North America
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