Abrus pulchellus Wall. ex Thwaites

  • Family : FABACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Leguminosae
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Species : Abrus pulchellus
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Abrus pulchellus Thwaites
  • Habit : Climbing Shrub
  • Flower, Fruit : August-January
  • Comments : Rare in hills of Eastern Ghats.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Sesachalam Hills (Kadapa district) (Chittoor district), Kondapalli Hills (Krishna district) (Andhra Pradesh State)
  • World Distribution : South Africa, India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Malaysia
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2001 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 2
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. http://easternghats.ces.iisc.ernet.in/plants.php?name=Abrus pulchellus. Downloaded on 15 July 2020.


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