Desmodium motorium (Houtt.) Merr.

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Fabaceae (Leguminosae)
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Species : Desmodium motorium
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Codariocalyx motorius (Houtt.)H.Ohashi
  • Common name : Indian Telegraph Plant
  • Vernacular name : Nagar gare (Kan.)
  • Collection Nos : KFP 2152, KFP 12259
  • Habit : Undershrub
  • Comments : Frequent forest undergrowth and along roadsides in plateaus.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Chikamagalur, Dakshina Kannada, Hassan, Mysore, Tumkur, Uttara Kannada
  • Floras referred : Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Hassan; Saldanha, 1984; Rao & Razi, 1981 - Mysore; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Coorg; Bhaskar & Kushalappa, 2013- Flora of Tumkur District; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara

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