Mucuna monosperma DC. ex Wight

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Fabaceae (Leguminosae)
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Species : Mucuna monosperma
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Mucuna monosperma Wight
  • Common name : Elephant scratch wort
  • Vernacular name : Kapikachhu (San.); Aane ippe balli, Nisaranga (Kan.)
  • Collection Nos : KFP 369, KFP 7891, HFP 1062, HFP 2773
  • Habit : Liana
  • Comments : Frequent in forests along Western Ghats.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Chikamagalur, Hassan, Kodagu, Mysore, Shimoga, Uttara Kannada, Dakshina Kannada
  • Floras referred : Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Hassan; Saldanha, 1984; Gowda, 2004 - Sringeri; Rao & Razi, 1981 - Mysore; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Coorg; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara

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