Calopogonium is a genus of flowering plants in the legume family, Fabaceae. It belongs to the subfamily Faboideae. Calopogunium mucunoides is a vine that. Kingdom: Plantae. Phylum/Division: Magnoliophyta. Class: Eudicots. Order: Fabales. Family: Fabaceae. Genus: Calopogonium. Species: C. mucunoides. Status. Scientific Name. Calopogonium mucunoides Desv. Synonyms. Calopogonium brachycarpum (Benth.) Benth. ex Hemsl. Calopogonium orthocarpum Urb.

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However, it is a fast-growing vine with the potential to grow forming dense mats at ground level mucunoide established at a new site. If you wish to contribute any images, documents, videos or other forms of media, or if you have any queries….

Advances and perspectives for tropical zones. Symposium on sustainable agriculture: These accessions were selected for further evaluation based on yield, high seed production, good vegetative growth and high tolerance to pests and diseases.

Checklist of the plants of the Guiana Shield Venezuela: You will receive a range of benefits including: Risk of Introduction Top of page The risk of introduction of C. It is most common in the Darwin region and in surrounding bushland, and has also become a weed in Kakadu National Calipogonium. Click on images to enlarge.


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Agronomy and physiology of tropical cover crops. The control methods referred to in this fact sheet should be used callopogonium accordance with the restrictions federal and state legislation, and local government laws directly or indirectly related to each control method. In Brazil, cattle grazing signal grass Brachiaria decumbens and B. Caeruleum calopo Calopogonium caeruleum.

Notes on Natural Enemies Top of page C. Glycine javanica “sensu Backer, non L. Sometimes oversown into signal grass Brachiaria decumbens pastures in Brazil.

Flora of China Editorial Committee, Imperata grassland rehabilitation using agroforestry and assisted natural regeneration. As cover crop in tree plantations in southeast Asia, often planted in a species mixture with one or more of the species C.

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It mkcunoides also commonly planted as a pioneer species and as a nitrogen fixing species to reduce erosion and improve soil fertility Cook et al. Due to its agressive development and allelopathy towards the seeds of other species, Calopogonium mucunoides can become a localized weed in humid-tropical environments.

Calopo may also have some allelopathic effects on seeds and prevent weed development Souza Filho et al. Intake and digestibility of Calopogonium mucunoides -based diets fed to draft donkeys during the dry season. You can translate the content of this page by selecting a language in the select box. It grows best in areas where the caloopogonium rainfall exceeds 1, mm[ ]. Less shade tolerant than C.


Established well when broadcast into upland rice following the final weeding. National Germplasm Resources Laboratory. Calopo is also often sown calopogoniu, centro Centrosema molle and tropical kudzu Pueraria phaseoloides in green manure mixtures to give early cover, after which kudzu and then centro persist FAO, Observations on invasive plant species in American Samoa.

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Calopogonium mucunoides Calopo, Wild ground nut PFAF Plant Database

Calopo is a pioneer species: Calopo provides large amounts of leaf litter onto the soil, smothering most weeds Chin Chen Peng et al. With Panicum maximum – low palatability may lead to dominance over companion species.

DM yield, root growth and nodulation decrease markedly as light transmission decreases. Queensland Department of Natural Resources. Planta Daninha, 21 2: