Erythrina fusca Lour.

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
    (PEA or BEAN FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Leguminosae
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Erythrina fusca Lour.
  • Vernacular name : Thella boditha (Telugu)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Mostly planted and in wild along banks of rivers
  • Flower, Fruit : January-May
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Srikakulam district
    • Kerala : Alappuzha district
    • Odisha : Puri district
  • World Distribution : Indo-Malesia, West Indies and America
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2001 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 2; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1994- Flora of Orissa Vol. 1; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI; N.P. Singh, P. Lakshminarasimhan, S. Karthikeyan & P. V. Prasanna (2001). Flora of Maharashtra state, Dicotyledones. Vol. 2. PP. 651.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. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Erythrina fusca. Downloaded on 11 December 2019.

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