genus Mucuna

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Noun1.genus Mucuna - genus of tropical herbs and woody vines having trifoliate leaves and showy flowers in axillary clusters
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
mucuna - any of several erect or climbing woody plants of the genus Mucuna; widespread in tropics of both hemispheres
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( 2012) made description and illustration of a new species Mucuna monticola in the genus Mucuna. Papilionaceae contributed significant number of 7 species in the medicinal flora of Hingol National Park, Balochistan (Qureshi, 2012).