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L Mucuna pruriens var. utilis (Wall. ex Wight) L.H.Bailey is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC. in the genus Mucuna (family Leguminosae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from ILDIS (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 30809 [mirror]).


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Carpopogon capitatus Roxb. Synonym H ILDIS
Carpopogon niveum Roxb. Synonym H ILDIS
Macranthus cochinchinensis Lour. Synonym H ILDIS
Mucuna aterrima (Piper & Tracy) Holland Synonym H ILDIS
Mucuna atrocarpa F.P.Metcalf Synonym H ILDIS
Mucuna capitata Wight & Arn. Synonym H ILDIS
Mucuna deeringiana (Bort) Merr. Synonym H ILDIS
Mucuna hassjoo (Piper & Tracy) Mansf. Synonym H ILDIS
Mucuna martinii H.Lev. & Vaniot Synonym H ILDIS
Mucuna nivea (Roxb.) Wight & Arn. Synonym H ILDIS
Mucuna pruriens var. capitata Burck Synonym L ILDIS
Mucuna pruriens var. nivea (Roxb.) Haines Synonym L ILDIS
Mucuna utilis Wight Synonym H ILDIS
Stizolobium aterrimum Piper & Tracy Synonym H ILDIS
Stizolobium deeringianum Bort Synonym H ILDIS
Stizolobium hassjoo Piper & Tracy Synonym H ILDIS
Stizolobium pruriens (L.) Medik. Synonym H ILDIS
Stizolobium pruriens var. hassjoo (Piper & Tracy) Makino Synonym L ILDIS
Stizolobium utile (Wall. ex Wight) Ditmer Synonym H ILDIS

The species Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC. has a further 27 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record ild-30809.

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