Abrus precatorius L.

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Fabaceae (Leguminosae)
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Species : Abrus precatorius
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Abrus precatorius L.
  • Common name : Indian Liquorice
  • Vernacular name : Gunja (San.); Gunci (Hin.); Gurugunji, Gulganji (Kan.)
  • Collection Nos : KFP 2800, KFP 6213
  • Collector(s) Name : S.R Ramesh
  • Habit : Climbing Shrub
  • Comments : Common in hedges and among bushes.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Collection Locality : Chamundi Hills (Mysore)
  • Distribution Locality : Bangalore, Bellary, Bidar, Chikkaballapur, Chitradurga, Dakshina Kannada, Davanagere, Hassan, Kolar, Mandya, Mysore, Raichur, Tumkur
  • Floras referred : Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Hassan; Saldanha, 1984; Ramaswamy & Razi, 1973 - Bangalore; Seetharam et al., 2000 - Gulbarga; Rao & Razi, 1981 - Mysore; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Coorg; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 - Udupi; N.P.Singh, 1988- Flora of Eastern Karnataka; Manjunath et al., 2003 - Davanagere; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara

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