Paramignya monophylla Wight

 
  • Family : RUTACEAE
    (Rue Or Citrus Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : NIMBU FAMILY (नींबू फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : RUTACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Unresolved name
  • Vernacular name : Kadu kithale (Kannada)
  • Habit : Climbing shrub
  • Habitat : Evergreen forests
  • Comments / notes : Rare
  • Key identification features : Thorny climber
  • Flower, Fruit : October-March
  • Collector(s) Name : Raja K. Swamy, Sringeshwara & Noel Sebatian
  • Collection Date : 1-11-2018
  • Collection Nos : HJCB-1578
  • Collection Locality : Banasura hill, Wayanad district, Kerala
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Rampa Hills (East Godavari district)
    • Kerala : Kasaragod district, Kannur district, Wayanad district, Palakkad district, Thrissur district
    • Maharashtra : Kolhapur district, Pune district, Raigad district, Ratnagiri district, Satara district, Sindhudurg district
    • Odisha : Hills of Ganjam district
    • Tamil Nadu : The Nilgiri district, Tirunelveli district
  • Native : Indian subcontinent
  • World Distribution : India, Andaman, Sri Lanka, Bhutan, Nepal, Myanmar
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2002 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 1; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1994- Flora of Orissa Vol. 1; Henry, Kumari & Chithra (1983). Flora of Tamil Nadu, India vol. 1; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI
  • 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=Paramignya monophylla. Downloaded on 5 June 2020.

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