Cynometra iripa Kostel.

  • Family : FABACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Fabaceae (Leguminosae)
  • Species : Cynometra iripa
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Cynometra iripa Kostel.
  • Vernacular name : Kanaka (Kan.)
  • Collection Nos : KFP 5115
  • Habit : Tree
  • Native : India, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, South-east Asia
  • Comments : 'The characteristic fruit of this tree is sometimes carried down the Kalinadi during the rainy season and thrown-up on the seashore near Karwar'- Talbot. Wood is used in building houses, carts. Chips of wood give a purple dye in water.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Uttara Kannada
  • Floras referred : Sharma B.D, 1984 - Flora of Karnataka Analysis

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