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Winged bean (Psophocarpus tetragonolobus)

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: This datasheet is pending revision and updating; its contents are currently derived from FAO's Animal Feed Resources Information System (1991-2002) and from Bo Göhl's Tropical Feeds (1976-1982).

Datasheet

Description
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Common names 

Haricot dragon, winged bean, asparagus pea, four angle bean, goa bean, princess pea, pois carré, goabohne, calamismis

Synonyms 

Botor tetragonolobus (L.) Kuntze, Dolichos tetragonolobus L.

Related feed(s) 
Description 

Cultivated for edible legumes, high in protein and for edible roots.

Nutritional tables
Tables of chemical composition and nutritional value 
References
Datasheet citation 

DATASHEET UNDER CONSTRUCTION. DO NOT QUOTE. http://www.feedipedia.org/node/637 Last updated on March 28, 2010, 15:50

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