Derris acuminata var. sikkimensis Thoth.

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PALASH FAMILY (पलाश फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Leguminosae
  • Synonym(s) : Deguelia microptera (Benth.) Taub.; Derris acuminata var. sikkimensis Thoth.; Derris microptera Benth.; Millettia monticola Kurz; Phaseoloides monticola (Kurz) Kuntze; Pterocarpus micropterus (Benth.) Kuntze
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Derris monticola (Kurz) Prain
  • Habit : Climber
  • Habitat : Forests
  • Key identification features : Climbers up to 12 m long; Leaflets oblong, cuneate, entire, glabrous; Flowers in axillary panicled, showy racemes, purple; Pods broadly oblong, glabrous.
  • Flower, Fruit : April- August
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Kameng
    • Assam : Assam
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : India, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand
  • Literature :
    • P.K . Hajra ., D.M. Verma and G.S. Giri (1996). Materials For The Flora Of Arunachal Pradesh , Vol (1), Pg : 389
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Derris acuminata var. sikkimensis. Downloaded on 15 June 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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