Atylosia albicans (Wight & Arn.) Benth.

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
    (PEA OR BEAN FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Leguminosae
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Species : Atylosia albicans
  • Basionym : Cantharospermum albicans Wight & Arn.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Cajanus albicans (Wight & Arn.) Maesen
  • Vernacular name : Nett-avare (Kan.)
  • Collection Nos : HJCB-0233
  • Collector(s) Name : Arun Singh R., K.R.K.Swamy & K.Sankara Rao
  • Collection Date : 27/11/14
  • Collection Locality : Way to Sadasivakona, Chittoor district, Andhra Pradesh State
  • Habitat : Scrub forest
  • Habit : Climbing Shrub
  • Flower, Fruit : September-April
  • Comments : Occasional on hills up to 1400 m on wayside thickets, cleared slopes and in shola border as well.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Kolar district (Karnataka State); Shevaroy Hills (Salem district), Pachamalai Hills (Tiruchirapalli district), Yelagiri Hills (Vellore district, former North Arcot), Dharmapuri Hills (Dharmapuri district) (Tamil Nadu State); Tirumala Hills (Chittoor district), Sadashivakona R.F. (Chittoor district), Ethakonda Hills (East Godavari district), West Godavari district, Visakhapatnam district, Srikakulam district (Andhra Pradesh State)
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2001 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 2 ; R. S. Rao et al., 1986 - Flora of West Godavari District ; R. S. Rao and S. H. Sreeramulu, 1986 - Flora of Srikakulam District; N.P.Singh, 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka; Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983.
  • 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=Atylosia albicans. Downloaded on 15 July 2020.

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