Indigofera oblongifolia Forskal

 
  • 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) : Indigofera oblongifolia Forskal
  • Habit : Undershrub
  • Habitat : Tropical dry deciduous forests and scrubs
  • Key identification features : Branches woody
  • Flower, Fruit : September-January
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Anantapur district, Chittoor district, Kadapa district, East Godavari district, Nellore district
    • Karnataka : Ballari district, Raichur district, Dharwad district
    • Tamil Nadu : Ramanathapuram district, Thanjavur district, Tirunelveli district
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Middle-east, Tropical Africa
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Literature :
    • Pullaiah et al., 2001 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 2
    • R. S. Rao et al., 1986 - Flora of West Godavari District
    • IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1.
    • N.P.Singh, 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka
    • Henry, Kumari & Chithra (1983). Flora of Tamil Nadu, India vol. 1.
    • Cecil J. Saldanha, S. R. Ramesh (1984). Flora of Karnataka State vol. 1. Oxford and IBH Publishing Co, New Delhi
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Indigofera oblongifolia. Downloaded on 18 June 2024.

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