Crotalaria digitata Hooker

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
    (PEA or BEAN FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Leguminosae
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Crotalaria digitata Hook.
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Habitat : Semi-Evergreen forests
  • Comments / notes : Rare
  • Key identification features : Velvety shrub
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Kodagu (Coorg) district
    • Tamil Nadu : Namakkal district, Madurai district, Salem district
  • World Distribution : India
  • Literature : Cecil J. Saldanha, S. R. Ramesh (1984). Flora of Karnatka State vol. 1. Oxford and IBH Publishing Co, New Delhi; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Flora of Coorg district, Karnataka state; Gamble, 1915. Fl. Mad. Pre. Vol. 1: 301; 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=Crotalaria digitata. Downloaded on 6 December 2019.

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