Arachis monticola

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Arachis monticola is a close relative of the domesticated peanut (Arachis hypogaea).wikipedia
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Peanut

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Arachis monticola is a close relative of the domesticated peanut (Arachis hypogaea).
Genetic analysis suggests the hybridization may have occurred only once and gave rise to A. monticola, a wild form of peanut that occurs in a few limited locations in northwestern Argentina, or in southeastern Bolivia, where the peanut landraces with the most wild-like features are grown today.

Arachis

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Besides the peanut, it is the only other tetraploid species in the genus Arachis.

Polyploidy

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Besides the peanut, it is the only other tetraploid species in the genus Arachis.

Flowering plant

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Fabaceae

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