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Noun1.Amphicarpa - very small genus of twining vines of North America and Asia: hog peanutAmphicarpa - very small genus of twining vines of North America and Asia: hog peanut
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
Amphicarpa bracteata, Amphicarpaea bracteata, hog peanut, wild peanut - vine widely distributed in eastern North America producing racemes of purple to maroon flowers and abundant (usually subterranean) edible one-seeded pods resembling peanuts
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Common understory species included NuttaU's trefoil (Desmodium nuttalli), Virginia creeper (Parthenocissus quinquefolio), hog peanut (Amphicarpa bracteata), summer grape (Vitis aestivalis), low-bush blueberry (Vaccinium pallidum), and black-edged sedge (Carex nigromarginata\ Chen et al., 2002).
The selected PCNPs were, namely, amphimedine, deoxyamphimedine, neoamphimedine (Xestospongia and Amphimedon species), meridine (Amphicarpa meridiana), and varamine A (Lissoclinum vareau) [10-12].
amphicarpa accessions with aerial and underground pods showed 2n=14 and were first reported.
Larval description of Rivellia pallida (Diptera: Platystomidae), a consumer of the nitrogen-fixing nodules of hog-peanut, Amphicarpa bracteata (Leguminosae).