Canavalia lineata (Thunb.) DC.

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
    (PEA or BEAN FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Leguminosae
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Canavalia lineata (Thunb.) DC.
  • Habit : Climber
  • Habitat : Sandy sea shores
  • Key identification features : Perennial spreading twiner
  • Flower, Fruit : -ay
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Nellore district
    • Odisha : Kendrapara district
    • Tamil Nadu : Kanchipuram (Changalpattu-CGP) district, Ramanathapuram district
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2001 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 2; Henry, Kumari & Chithra (1983). Flora of Tamil Nadu, India vol. 1.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Canavalia lineata. Downloaded on 14 December 2019.

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