Indigofera karnatakana Sanjappa

 
  • 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) : Indigofera tenuifolia Rottler ex Wight & Arn.; Indigofera arnottii (Kuntze) Peter G.Wilson
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Indigofera karnatakana Sanjappa
  • Habit : Herb
  • Key identification features : Diffuse herb with spreading branches
  • Flower, Fruit : June-October
  • Collector(s) Name : Raja K. Swamy, Arun Singh & K. Sankara Rao; CJ. Saldanha
  • Collection Date : 27-11-2014; 07-09-1975
  • Collection Nos : HJCB-0225; CJS 18640
  • Collection Locality : Sadasivakona, Chittoor district (AP); Bannerghatta National Park, Bangalore district (KA)
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Chittoor district
    • Karnataka : Bengaluru district, Belagavi district, Ballari district, Vijayapura (Bijapur) district, Mysuru district, Tumakuru district, Uttara Kannada district
    • Tamil Nadu : Dharmapuri district, Kanchipuram (Changalpattu-CGP) district
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • Pullaiah et al., 2001 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 2
    • N.P.Singh, 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka
    • Cecil J. Saldanha, S. R. Ramesh (1984). Flora of Karnataka State vol. 1. Oxford and IBH Publishing Co, New Delhi
    • Ramaswamy & Razi, 1973 - Flora of Bangalore district, Karnataka state
    • Bhaskar & Kushalappa, 2013- Flora of Tumkur 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=Indigofera karnatakana. Downloaded on 15 June 2024.

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