Plant Genera


Galactia

Family Code: FABACE
Genus Code: GALAC
Genus CN: milkpea
Genus Authority: P. Br.
Genus Summary: A genus of about 50-60 species, perennial herbs, of tropical and warm temperate regions, primarily American.
Genus Identification: Identification notes: Definite identification of the taxa from key lead 4 on is problematic. Note also that the traditional application of G. regularis and G. volubilis is reversed.
Genus References: Nesom (2015)=X; Nesom in FNA (in prep.); Duncan (1979)=Z; Isely (1998)=I; Ward & Hall (2004)=Y.
Last Updated: 2019-11-29
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