rosarypea USDA PLANTS Symbol: ABPR3
U.S. Nativity: Exotic
Habit: Vines
Abrus precatorius L.

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Taxonomic Rank: Magnoliopsida: Fabales: Fabaceae (Leguminosae)
Synonym(s): crab's eye, jequerity, pois rouge, precatory bean, tento muido
Native Range: Tropical Africa to Malay Peninsula (BAIL);

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Sekh Sayantan, Burdwan Eco Garden,
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Tony Pernas, USDI National Park Service,
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Foliage; Leaves and stems
Forest and Kim Starr, Starr Environmental,
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Florida Division of Plant Industry , Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services,
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EDDMapS Distribution:
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State(s) Where Reported invasive.
Based on state level agency and organization lists of invasive plants from WeedUS database.

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Invasive Listing Sources:
Archbold Biological Station
Faith Campbell, 1998
Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council