Crotalaria montana Roth

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PALASH FAMILY (पलाश फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Leguminosae
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Synonym(s) : Crotalaria tecta sensu Trimen non Roth
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Crotalaria montana Roth
  • Vernacular name :
    • Karibijada budde gida (Kannada)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments / notes : On hills of scrub jungles and fallow fields.
  • Flower, Fruit : August-April
  • Distribution :
    • Odisha : Mayurbhanj district, Puri district, Nayagarh district
    • Tamil Nadu : Salem district
  • Native : Tropical Asia, Australia
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka, Myanmar to Malaysia, China, Philippines, N.Australia
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Literature :
    • H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipahar (Similipal), Orissa
    • IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1.
    • Matthew, K.M., Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983.
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Crotalaria montana. Downloaded on 14 June 2024.

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