Derris brevipes (Benth.) Baker

  • Family : FABACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Fabaceae (Leguminosae)
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Species : Derris brevipes
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Derris brevipes (Benth.) Baker
  • Collection Nos : Talbot 1618 (BSI), Santapau 18559 (BLAT)
  • Key identification features : Climbers shrubs with slender, glabrous branchlets; Leaves foliate; Flowers rusty tomentose in axillary panicles; Calyx long, lobed; Corolla white, clawed; Fruit is a ovate-obtuse pod bearing two hispid, brownish seeds.
  • Habit : Liana
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Chikamagalur, Shimoga, Uttara Kannada
  • Floras referred : Saldanha, 1984; Sharma B.D, 1984 - Flora of Karnataka Analysis


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