Adenanthera pavonina L.

 
  • Family : MIMOSACEAE
    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : BABOOL FAMILY (बबूल फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Leguminosae
  • Subfamily : Mimosoideae
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Adenanthera pavonina L.
  • Common name : Coral seed Tree, Barricari seed Tree, Circassian seed Tree, Red-wood Tree, Coral wood Tree, Red bead tree
  • Vernacular name :
    • Baragumchi (Hindi)
    • Manjuti, Chenna kai, Manjatti kai (Kannada)
    • Aanaikkundumani (Tamil)
    • Gurivenda, Bandi gurivenda (Telugu)
    • Manda kaincha (Oria)
    • Tamrakah (Sanskrit)
    • Manchadi, Maniadi (Malayalam)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Planted
  • Comments / notes : Often planted. Rare in wild
  • Flower, Fruit : January-September
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : All districts of Karnataka
    • Kerala : All districts of Kerala
    • Tamil Nadu : Kanchipuram (Changalpattu-CGP) district, Coimbatore district, Ramanathapuram district, Tiruchirapalli district
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Arunachal Pradesh
    • Andaman and Nicobar Islands : Andaman and Nicobar Island
    • Lakshadweep : Androth Islands, Minicoy Islands
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Thailand, China, Malaysia, planted elsewhere
  • 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
    • Matthew, K.M., Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983
    • Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI
    • Henry, Kumari & Chithra (1983). Flora of Tamil Nadu, India vol. 1
    • Seetharam et al., 2000 - Gulbarga
    • Rao & Razi, 1981 - Mysore
    • Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara
    • Parkinson, C.E. 1923. A Forest Flora of the Andaman Islands, Govt. of India, Shimla
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    • C., Sudhakar Reddy & Roy, Parth. (2011). Plant Diversity of Lakshadweep Islands.
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Adenanthera pavonina. Downloaded on 22 June 2024.

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