Derris macrocarpa Thoth.

  • Family : FABACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Leguminosae
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Derris macrocarpa Thoth.
  • Habit : Climbing shrub
  • Key identification features : Leaves alternate, impairipinnate, stipulate; leaflet 7-9, opposite, apex obtuse, occassionally shortly cuspidate. Inflorescence racemose. Pods flat, winged on both sustures, faintly veined.
  • Flower, Fruit : April-May
  • Distribution :
    • Maharashtra : Sindhudurg district
  • Literature : N.P. Singh, P. Lakshminarasimhan, S. Karthikeyan & P. V. Prasanna (2001). Flora of Maharashtra state, Dicotyledones. Vol. 2.pp-959. Botanical survey of India, Govt. India.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. macrocarpa. Downloaded on 8 December 2019.


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