Archidendron monadelphum (Roxb.) Nielsen

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Fabaceae (Leguminosae)
  • Subfamily : Mimosoideae
  • Species : Archidendron monadelphum
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Archidendron bigeminum (L.)I.C.Nielsen
  • Vernacular name : Kaadu konde mara (Kan.)
  • Collection Nos : KFP 6584, KFP 6850, HFP 248, HFP 2671
  • Collector(s) Name : T.P.Ramamoorthy; T.P.Ramamoorthy & K.N.Gandhi
  • Key identification features : An unarmed tree with bipinnate leaves. Petiole about 3-4 cm long, with gland above the middle, pinnae 1-2 pairs, upto 15 cm long, leaflets 3-4 pairs, 15cm long, 5 cm broad, glands between all leaflets. Flowers are white. Pod circinate, brown outside, orange red within.
  • Habit : Tree
  • Native : India, SriLanka, Bhutan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Malayan Archipelago, Philippines (Nayar 2006), S.W.India, E.Himalaya (Saldanha 1984)
  • Comments : Frequent in semi-evergreen to wet deciduous forests of Western Ghats.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Collection Locality : Shiradi border (Hassan)
  • Distribution Locality : Chikamagalur, Dakshina Kannada, Hassan, Kodagu, Mysore, Shimoga, Udupi, Uttara Kannada
  • Floras referred : Saldanha, 1984; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Coorg; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 - Udupi; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara

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