Heterophragma quadriloculare (Roxb.) K.Schum.

 
  • Family : BIGNONIACEAE
    (Bignonia Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : NEELI GULMOHUR FAMILY (नीली गुलमोहर फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Bignoniaceae
  • Basionym : Bignonia quadriloculare Roxb.
  • Synonym(s) : Heterophragma roxburghii DC.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Heterophragma quadriloculare (Roxb.) K.Schum.
  • Common name : Waras
  • Vernacular name :
    • Warras, Pullung (Hindi)
    • Kapu-gargu, Kala-goru, Baray-kalikod, Bondugu, Koligottu, Barukoli-gottu (Telugu)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Dry Deciduous forests
  • Comments / notes : Occasional
  • Flower, Fruit : December-April
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : East Godavari district, Vishakapatnam district, West Godavari district
    • Telangana : Khammam district
    • Karnataka : Belagavi district, Dakshina Kannada district, Shivamogga district, Udupi district, Uttara Kannada district
    • Kerala : Wayanad district, Palakkad district
    • Maharashtra : Satara district
    • Odisha : Koraput district, Malkangiri district
  • Native : Bangladesh, India
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Bangladesh, India
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4
    • H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2
    • Sudhakar Reddy, C et al., 2009. Tree Wealth of Eastern Ghats of Andhra Pradesh, India
    • Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
    • Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 – Flora of Udupi District
    • Harish Bhat et.al, 2013- Netrani Island Report
    • Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Heterophragma quadriloculare. Downloaded on 25 May 2024.

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