American Hog Peanut Amphicarpaea bracteata (Linnaeus) Fernald  Synonyms: Amphicarpa monoica, Amphicarpaea bracteata var. comosa, Falcata comosa, Falcata pitcheri.

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American Hog Peanut is a host plant for various butterfly species including Silver-spotted Skipper, Long-tailed Skipper, Golden-banded Skipper and Northern Cloudywing.

Host plant to the moths Leucanthiza amphicarpeaefoliella and Macrosaccus morrisella.

There are 155 records in the project database.

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American Hog Peanut blooming in Allegany Co., Maryland (8/29/2014). Photo by Kimberly Booth. (MBP list)

American Hog Peanut blooming in Howard Co., Maryland (9/4/2013). Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

American Hog Peanut blooming in Worcester Co., Maryland (9/13/2013). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

American Hog Peanut in Prince George's Co., Maryland (8/30/2017). Photo by Bill Harms. (MBP list)

American Hog Peanut in Baltimore Co., Maryland (9/8/2017). Photo by Bill Harms. (MBP list)

American Hog Peanut blooming in Baltimore Co., Maryland (8/17/2014). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

American Hog Peanut blooming in Harford Co., Maryland (9/4/2013). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

American Hog Peanut in Baltimore Co., Maryland (5/20/2016). Photo by Kirsten Johnson. (MBP list)

American Hog Peanut growing in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (9/1/2016). Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

The leaves of American Hog Peanut in Caroline Co., Maryland (7/20/2014). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

American Hog Peanut seed pods in Harford Co., Maryland (9/4/2013). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

The bean of American Hog Peanut in Wicomico Co., Maryland (9/23/2017). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)


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