Pterocarpus marsupium var. acuminata Prain

  • Family : FABACEAE
    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PALASH FAMILY (पलाश फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : LEGUMINOSAE
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Pterocarpus marsupium Roxb.
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Deciduous forests
  • Key identification features : Tree to 18 m high; bark yellowish-grey, fissured. Leaflets ovate or lanceolate, base rounded, tip acuminate or cuspidate
  • Flower, Fruit : October-January
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Ballari district
    • Maharashtra : Nashik district, Pune district, Thane district, Ahmednagar district
  • Native : India
  • Literature : N.P. Sing & S. Karthikeyan 2000. Flora of Maharashtra vol 1; Singh, N. P., Flora of Eastern Karnataka, Mittal Publications, New Delhi, 1988
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. marsupium var. acuminata. Downloaded on 5 July 2020.

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