Cajanus cajan (L.) Millspaugh

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Fabaceae (Leguminosae)
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Species : Cajanus cajan
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Cajanus cajan (L.)Millsp.
  • Common name : Pigeon Pea, Congo Pea, Red gram
  • Vernacular name : Adhaki (San.); Arhar, Tur (Hin.); Thogari bele, Thogari gida (Kan.)
  • Collection Nos : HFP 15949, KFP 10155
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Comments : Sometimes cultivated for its edible seeds.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Bangalore, Bellary, Chikamagalur, Cultivated, Davanagere, Hassan, Kodagu, Mysore, Tumkur, Udupi, Uttara Kannada, Dakshina Kannada
  • 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; Manjunath et al., 2003 - Davanagere; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara

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