genus Arachis


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Noun1.genus Arachis - a genus of plants with pods that ripen underground (see peanut)genus Arachis - a genus of plants with pods that ripen underground (see peanut)
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Fabaceae, family Fabaceae, family Leguminosae, legume family, Leguminosae, pea family - a large family of trees, shrubs, vines, and herbs bearing bean pods; divided for convenience into the subfamilies Caesalpiniaceae; Mimosaceae; Papilionaceae
Arachis hypogaea, peanut vine, peanut - widely cultivated American plant cultivated in tropical and warm regions; showy yellow flowers on stalks that bend over to the soil so that seed pods ripen underground
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FloraMap was used to map a probability distribution for each of the 68 wild species in genus Arachis across a geographical range spanning all of central South America.
The genus Arachis contains about 70 taxa, all of which are native to South America (Krapovickas and Gregory, 1994).