American hog peanut

(Amphicarpaea bracteata)

Overview
American hog peanut
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 
           
 
Description
 
 

 

 
     
 
Distribution
 
 

Distribution Map

 

Sources

2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 24, 28, 29, 30.

 
  2/12/2023      
         
 
Taxonomy
 
  Kingdom Plantae (green algae and land plants)  
  Subkingdom Viridiplantae (green plants)  
  Infrakingdom Streptophyta (land plants and green algae)  
  Superdivision Embryophyta (land plants)  
  Division Tracheophyta (vascular plants)  
  Subdivision Spermatophytina (seed plants)  
  Class Magnoliopsida (flowering plants)  
  Superorder Rosanae  
 

Order

Fabales (legumes, milkworts, and allies)  
 

Family

Fabaceae (legumes)  
  Subfamily Faboideae  
  Tribe Phaseoleae  
  Subtribe Glycininae  
 

Genus

Amphicarpaea  
       
 

Subordinate Taxa

 
 

hog peanut (Amphicarpaea bracteata var. bracteata)

lowland hog peanut (Amphicarpaea bracteata var. comosa)

 
       
 

Synonyms

 
 

Amphicarpa bracteata

Glycine bracteata

 
       
 

Common Names

 
 

American hog peanut

American hogpeanut

American hog-peanut

hog peanut

hog-peanut

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
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Although you see serrated leaf edges, that is from the plant that it is winding around.

 
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  Luciearl
August 2018

Location: Cass County

Although you see serrated leaf edges, that is from the plant that it is winding around.

American hog peanut  
           
 
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