Definition of Genus amphicarpaea
1. Noun. Very small genus of twining vines of North America and Asia: hog peanut.
Generic synonyms: Rosid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Papilionoideae, Subfamily Papilionoideae
Member holonyms: Amphicarpa Bracteata, Amphicarpaea Bracteata, Hog Peanut, Wild Peanut
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Amphicarpaea
Literary usage of Genus amphicarpaea
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1. Psyche: A Journal of Entomology by Cambridge Entomological Club (1877)
"It mines indifferently either surface of the leaves of locust (Robinia). In the leaves of an allied genus, Amphicarpaea, mines and larvae are found, ..."