Taxon profile


St. Thomas Bean
Entada phaseoloides (L.) Merr.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Fabales »  family Fabaceae - Legumes »  genus Entada - callingcard vine

Scientific synonyms

Lens phaseoloides L.
Mimosa blancoana Litv.
Entada formosana Kaneh.
Entada koshunensis Hayata & Kaneh.
Faba marina-major Rumph.
Entada rumphii Scheff.
Mimosa scandens L.
Strepsilobus scandens (L.) Raf.
Pusaetha scandens (L.) Kuntze
Entada scandens (L.) Benth.

Other names

= Elva Climber
= Go-go Vine

= Matchbox Bean

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