Crotalaria subperfoliata Wight

 
  • 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) : Unresolved name
  • Habit : Undershrub
  • Habitat : Montane scrub jungle
  • Key identification features : Slender racemes
  • Flower, Fruit : June-December
  • Collector(s) Name : M.C Lukose; Sunny Mathew
  • Collection Locality : Koodakkadu, Marayur, Idukki District; Adukkam, Kottayam District
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Idukki district, Kottayam district, Pathanamthitta district
    • Tamil Nadu : Dindigul district, Tirunelveli district, Madurai district, Ramanathapuram district, Salem district
  • Endemism : Peninsular India
  • World Distribution : India
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • Matthew, K.M., Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983
    • Gamble 1915. Fl.Mad.Pre. Vol.1: 298
    • Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI
    • 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=Crotalaria subperfoliata. Downloaded on 19 June 2024.

Herbarium Specimen(s)

India Distribution

World Distribution

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