Dipogon


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Noun1.Dipogon - one species: Australian pea
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
Australian pea, Dipogon lignosus, Dolichos lignosus - South African evergreen partly woody vine grown for its clusters of rosy purple flowers followed by edible pods like snap beans; also grown as green manure; sometimes placed in genus Dolichos
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Other specimens collected from weed flowers with entomological nets were: Pepsis aciculata Taschenberg, Sphex lucae Saussure, Dipogon subintermedius Magretti (recorded in Mexico for first time), Triscolia ardens Smith, Ammophila spp.
indicus, Cicer arietinum, Dipogon, Dolichos lablab, D.
In all of my observations on Misumena, I have never seen them preyed upon by birds (Morse 2007); however, the spider wasp Dipogon sayi (Pompilidae), rare in the study areas, takes a very occasional small adult female (two observations: D.