Dalbergia spinosa Roxb.

 
  • 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) : Dalbegria horrida Graham.; Dalbergia horrida auct.non (Dennst.) Mabb.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Dalbergia spinosa Roxb.
  • Habit : Liana
  • Habitat : Coastal forests
  • Key identification features : Stiff climbing shrub, branchlets ending in spines
  • Flower, Fruit : January-October
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : West Godavari district
    • Odisha : Cuttack district, Puri district, Khurda district, Ganjam district, Kendrapara district
    • Tamil Nadu : Cuddalore district, Villipuram district, Thoothkudi district, Tirunelveli district
  • Native : India
  • World Distribution : India, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Malaysia
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1994- Flora of Orissa Vol. 1
    • R. S. Rao et al., 1986 - Flora of West Godavari District
    • 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=Dalbergia spinosa. Downloaded on 15 June 2024.

Herbarium Specimen(s)

India Distribution

World Distribution

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