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Search for FLAS accession number: 207640 Total specimen records retrieved: 1

Taxon Family (modern) Accession #
Pachyrhizus erosus    Fabaceae FLAS 207640
ID history :
  • [Orig. id.:] Pachyrhizus erosus (L.) Urb.
    Collector/# : J. Richard Abbott  13262 [coll. with] Barbara Carlsward
    Date coll. : 27 November 1999
    Locality &
     label text
    : United States: Florida: Sarasota County. 27 20'N 82 33'W Sarasota; Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, 811 South Palm Avenue; in Plot I24. Vine; flowers bluish purple; source of whitish-yellow edible tuber. Native to Mexico and Central America; naturalized in disturbed pinelands in Brevard and Dade counties, Florida.
    Notes : [Common name:] Jicama; Yam Bean
    [DNA ann.:] Voucher for plant DNA banking and BarFF (Barcoding the Flora of Florida) by J. Richard Abbott, Kurt M. Neubig, W. Mark Whitten, Norris H. Williams & Kent D. Perkins. 2014.
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    Stable URL : https://www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu/herbarium/cat/search.asp?accno=207640

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