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Mucuna pruriens (Cow itch, Bengal bean, Velvet bean)

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core Eudicots > Rosids > Eurosid I > Fabales > Fabaceae > Subfamily: Papilionoideae > Genus: Mucuna

Mucuna pruriens (Cow itch, Bengal bean, Velvet bean) Mucuna pruriens (Cow itch, Bengal bean, Velvet bean)

Mucuna pruriens, Catandica, Mozambique. [photos John Burrows ]