Vigna unguiculata

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Synonyms for Vigna unguiculata

sprawling Old World annual cultivated especially in southern United States for food and forage and green manure

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Modelos de determinacao nao destrutiva de area foliar de feijao caupi Vigna unguiculata (L.).
Isolation of Rhizobia Associated with Vigna unguiculata. The soil samples were placed in labeled plastic pots (5 cm diameter, 250 g) and certified cowpea (Vigna unguiculata) cultivar KV 271 was used as a trap plant in the glasshouse.
[1.] Appiah F, Asibuo JY and P Kumah Physical and functional properties of bean flours of three cowpea (Vigna unguiculata L.
Evaluation of cowpea varieties (Vigna unguiculata, L Walp) for intercropping with okra (Abelmoschus esculenta, L Moench).
However, though less important than cowpea (Vigna unguiculata), adzuki bean (Vigna angularis) and mung bean (Vigna radiata), rice bean is a locally important contributor to human nutrition in parts of India and South-East Asia (Joshi et al., 2008; Tomooka et al., 2011).
Also called cowpea, southern pea, or black-eyed bean, the black-eyed pea (Vigna unguiculata) is part of the family of peas and beans (Fabaceae or Leguminosae).
For example, obese mice were introduced to ethanolic extract of Vigna unguiculata seeds whose results indicated decreased serum LDL-cholesterol, serum total cholesterol concentration, and serum triacylglycerol level as well as glucose concentration in rats compared with rats fed on high fat control diet.
[14] observed 10 species of wild bees at Vigna unguiculata in Ghana belonging to the families Apidae (Xylocopa, Apis, and Amegilla), Megachilidae (Megachile eurymera), and Halictidae (Nomia sp.).