Sophora interrupta Bedd.

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PALASH FAMILY (पलाश फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Leguminosae
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Sophora interrupta Bedd.
  • Vernacular name :
    • Adivibillu (Telugu)
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Habitat : Deciduous forests
  • Key identification features : Bark corky. Flowers yellow. Pods curiously winged and joined, and much narrowed between seeds.
  • Flower, Fruit : December-February
  • Collector(s) Name : Arun Singh R & Raja K.Swamy
  • Collection Date : 26/11/2014
  • Collection Nos : HJCB-0202
  • Collection Locality : Papavinasanam, Tirumala hills, Chittoor district
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Kadapa district, Chittoor district
    • Odisha : Ganjam district
    • Tamil Nadu : Vellore district, Tiruvannamalai district
  • World Distribution : India
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • Pullaiah et al., 2001 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 2
    • H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1994- Flora of Orissa Vol. 1
    • Henry, Kumari & Chithra (1983). Flora of Tamil Nadu, India vol. 1.
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Sophora interrupta. Downloaded on 19 June 2024.

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