Acacia caesia (L.) Willd.

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Fabaceae (Leguminosae)
  • Subfamily : Mimosoideae
  • Species : Acacia caesia
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Acacia caesia (L.) Willd.
  • Common name : Black Catechu
  • Vernacular name : Nikunjika (San.); Aila, Nikuncam (Hin.): Kadu seege (Kan.)
  • Collection Nos : KFP 9682, KFP 12383
  • Collector(s) Name : C.J.Saldanha
  • Habit : Liana
  • Comments : Common in wastelands and along hedges.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Collection Locality : Hirkal (Chikamagalur)
  • Distribution Locality : Chikamagalur, Kodagu, Mysore, Shimoga, Udupi, Dakshina Kannada
  • Floras referred : Saldanha, 1984; Rao & Razi, 1981 - Mysore; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Coorg; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 - Udupi; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara

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