Aeschynomene indica   Linnaeus,   1753 (Plant)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Plantae
Phylum:Magnoliophyta
Class: Equisetopsida
Order:Fabales
Family:Fabaceae

Description
Erect suffruticecose, spreading undershrubs ; branches slender, terete, striate with small worts papillac. Leaves 3-12 cm long, imparipinnate; leaflets linear-oblong, glabrous, acute at apex, oblique at base. Flowers 4-8 mm across, yellowish white, in axillary racemes. Pods 3-5 cm, slightly curved, joints 6-8, tetragonal, compressed.

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Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Paradeep INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Banerjee, LK and Roa, TA (2001) Flora of the Mahanadi Delta, Orissa Botanical Survey of India 1-307 Available at - NIO,Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • FloraBase: The western Australian Flora Available at - http://florabase.dec.wa.gov.au/

Page last updated on:2011-11-28

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