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List of names matching "Butea monosperma"
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accepted Butea monosperma (Lam.) Taub.

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Butea monosperma


Accepted name

Butea monosperma (Lam.) Taub.1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11

Synonyms

Butea braamania DC.8
Butea frondosa Roxb.1, 2, 5, 7, 8, 10
Butea frondosa Willd.4
Butea frondosa Willd. var. lutea (Witt.)Maheshw.4, 8
Erythrina monosperma Lam.2, 4, 7, 8, 10
Plaso monosperma (Lam.) Kuntze2, 4, 8, 10
Plaso monosperma (Lam.) Kuntze var. flava Kuntze4, 8
Plaso monosperma (Lam.) Kuntze var. rubra Kuntze4, 8
Rudolphia frondosa (Willd.) Poir.8

Taxonomy

Tribe: Phaseoleae;  Genus: Butea

Vernacular names

Bastard Teak8; Bengal Kino12; Dhak (Hi)8; Flame of the Forest6; Flame of the Forest8; Nourouc13

Descriptors

Perennial non-climbing tree;  not threatened

Uses

Chemical products14; Chemical products15; Chemical products11; Domestic13; Environmental5; Environmental6; Environmental8; Fibre14; Fibre16; Food and Drink16; Forage17; Forage18; Medicine6; Medicine14; Medicine16; Medicine13; Miscellaneous6; Miscellaneous19; Miscellaneous16; Miscellaneous11; Wood14; Wood16; Environmental1

Notes

Cut bark yields a red gum.1; Native of India; widely cultivated in the Tropics.1


Geographical records

Asia1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 11, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47:   Bangladesh(N)42, Bhutan(N)19, Burma(I)8, Cambodia(N)7, China(N)2, 10, India(N)1, 5, 7, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 44, 45, 46, India-ISO(N)8, Indonesia-ISO(N)7, 8, 47, Java(N)47, Laos(N)7, Myanmar(N)4, 8, 43, Nepal(N)4, 8, 35, 43, Pakistan(N)6, 8, Sri Lanka(N)7, 8, 11, 20, Thailand(N)8, 21, Vietnam(N)7

Australasia1:   Papua New Guinea(I)1

Caribbean3:   Dominica(I)3, St Vincent(I)3

China:   Guangxi10, Yunnan10

India:   Andhra Pradesh22, Arunachal Pradesh29, Assam45, Bihar46, Dadra-Nagar-Haveli33, Delhi36, Gujarat23, Haryana37, Himachal Pradesh34, Jammu-Kashmir44, Karnataka24, Kerala31, Madhaya Pradesh38, Maharashtra25, Meghalaya30, Orissa39, Punjab40, Rajasthan27, Tamil Nadu26, Tripura32, Uttar Pradesh28, West Bengal41

Indian Ocean5:   Mauritius(I)5

(N = native, I = introduced, U = uncertain status)

Literature citations

Description1, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 11, 15, 19, 20, 43, 47;  Distribution43;  Illustration1, 6, 7, 8, 10, 19, 43, 48

Sources

2005 (Indian Ocean) Lock JM & Ireland H (JS2005);     Coordinator: 2004-2005 Novoselova MS

References

1:Verdcourt, B. (1979) A Manual of New Guinea Legumes. Office of Forests, Lae, PNG
2:Chen, Te-chao & Wu, Te-lin (1986) Typed Script (MO) 130pp Enumeration Chinese Papilionoideae
3:Howard, R.A. et al. (1988) Dicotyledoneae Part 1. Fl. Lesser Antilles Arnold Arboretum
4:Sanjappa, M. (1992) Legumes of India. Dehra Dun: Bishen Singh Mahendra...
5:Polhill, R, M. (1990) Legumineuses. In: Flore des Mascareignes, Vol 80. J. Bosser et a
6:Ali, S.I. (1977) Papilion. In: Flora of West Pakistan, No 100.
7:Thuan, N. (1979) In: Flore du Cambodge, du Laos et du Vietnam. Vol. 17
8:Sanjappa, M. (1987) Bull. Bot. Surv. India 29 (1-4): 199-225. Rev. of the genera Butea
9:Ohashi, H. (1979) Leguminosae In: Hara & Williams: EnumerationFlwingPl. Nepal2: 103-
10:Wei, C.F. (1995) Butea & ... In: Fl. Reip. Pop. Sinicae, 41 (Leguminosae 3)
11:Maxwell, R.H. (1991) In: Dassanayake, M.D. & Fosberg, F.R. (Eds.) A revised handbook
12:Terrell, E.E. (1977) Checklist of Names for 3, 000 Vas. Pl... Agric. Handbook No. 505
13:Bouton, L. (1857) Trans. Roy. Soc. Arts Mauritius n. s. 1: 1-177 Medicinal plants...
14:Ambasta, S.P. (1986) The useful plants of India
15:Gagnepain, F. (1913) In: Lecomte, H. (ed.), Flore Generale de L'Indochine 2, 2.
16:Jain, S.K. (1991) Dictionary of Indian Folk Medicine and Ethnobotany
17:Allen, O.N. & Allen, E.K. (1981) Leguminosae, source book of characteristics, uses & nodulation
18:Parker, R.N. (1918) Forest Flora for the Punjab with Hazara and Delhi
19:Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (1987) Flora of Bhutan, Vol. 1. (Part 3). Edinburgh: RBG
20:Rudd, V.E. (1991) A Revised Handbook of the Flora of Ceylon 7: 108-381.
21:Craib, W.G. (1928) Florae Siamensis Enumeratio, vol 1, Part 3. Bangkok: Siam So
22:Pullaiah, T. & Chennaiah, E. (1997) Flora of Andhra Pradesh (Ranunculaceae - Alangiaceae)
23:Shah, G.L. (1978) Flora of Gujarat State Vol. 1
24:Singh, N.P. (1988) Flora of Eastern Karnataka Vol. 1
25:Kamble, S.Y. & Pradhan, S.G. (1988) Flora of Akola District, Maharashtra
26:Nair, N.C. & Henry, A.N. (1983) Flora of Tamil Nadu, India Vol. 1
27:Shetty, B.V. & Singh, V. (1987) Flora of Rajasthan Vol. 1. Flora of India Series 2
28:Kanjilal, P.C. (1966) A forest... Uttar Pradesh (Ranunculaceae - Alangiaceae)
29:Hajra, P.K. et al. (1996) Materials for the Flora of Arunachal Pradesh Vol. 1
30:Haridasan, K. & Rao, R.R. (1985) Forest Flora of Meghalaya Vol. 1
31:Sivarajan, V.V. & Mathew, P. (1997) Flora of Nilambur, Western Ghats, Kerala
32:Deb, D.B. (1981) The Flora of Tripura State Vol 1
33:Rao, R.S. (1985) Flora of Goa, Diu, Daman, Dadra & Nagarhaveli Vol 1
34:Chowdhery, H.J. & Wadhwa, B.M. (1984) Flora of Himachal Pradesh Vol. 1
35:Shrestha, K.K. (1998) Revised checklist of the Legumes of Nepal (manuscript)
36:Maheshwari, J.K. (1963) The Flora of Delhi
37:Kumar, S. (2000) .. Leguminosae of Haryana. Indian J. Forest. Addit Ser. 11
38:Singh, A.N. (1993) In: Verma, D.M. & al. (Eds.) Flora of Madhya Pradesh, Vol. 1.
39:Bairiganjan, G. C et al. (1985) Fabaceae in Orissa. J. Econ. Taxon Bot. 7: 249-276
40:Sharma, M. (1990) Punjab Plants Check-list
41:Naskar, K. (1993) Plant Wealth of the Lower Ganga Delta Vol. 1
42:Khatun, R.B. (1987) Tree Legumes of Bangladesh
43:Sanjappa, M. (1989) Bull. Bot. Surv. India 29: 199-225. Revision of the g. Butea...
44:Sharma, B.M. & Kachroo, P. (1979) Flora of Jammu & Plants of Neibourhood, Vol. 1.
45:Hajra, P.K. & Jain, S.K. (1996) Botany of Kaziranga & Manas. Dehra Dun.
46:Singh, M.P. (1986) Flora of Patna (Dicotyledons). New Delhi.
47:Backer, C.A. (1963) Flora of Java. Groningen, The Netherlands
48:Pullaiah, T. & Ramamurthy, K.S. (2001) Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 2


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