1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Pterocarpus Jacq.
      1. Pterocarpus dalbergioides Roxb. ex DC.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Andaman Islands.

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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Tree
    Vernacular
    Andaman Padauk, Andaman Redwood
    [ILDIS]
    Use
    Chemical products, Environmental, Medicine, Wood

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Andaman Is.

    Introduced into:

    Bangladesh, Jawa, Madagascar

    Pterocarpus dalbergioides Roxb. ex DC. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1969 Richard, M. [s.n.], Madagascar K000379339 isotype
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5843], Malaysia K001122355
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5843], Myanmar K001122356
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5843], Myanmar K001122357
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5843], Myanmar K001122358
    s.coll. [s.n.], India K000827895
    s.coll. [s.n.], India K000827896
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5843] K001122349
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5843] K001122350
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5843] K001122351
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5843] K001122352
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5843] K001122353
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5843] K001122354

    First published in Prodr. 2: 418 (1825)

    Accepted by

    • Pandey, R.P. (2009). Floristic diversity of Ferrargunj forest area in South Andaman Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 33: 747-768.
    • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.
    • Lock, J.M. & Ford, C.S. (2004). Legumes of Malesia a Check-List: 1-295. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Du Puy, D.J., Labat, N.-N., Rabevohitra, R., Villiers, J.-F., Bosser, J. & Moat, J. (2002). The Leguminosae of Madagascar: 1-737. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Pandey, R.P. (2009). Floristic diversity of Ferrargunj forest area in South Andaman Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 33: 747-768.
    • Lock, J.M. & Ford, C.S. (2004). Legumes of Malesia a Check-List: 1-295. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Du Puy, D.J., Labat, N.-N., Rabevohitra, R., Villiers, J.-F., Bosser, J. & Moat, J. (2002). The Leguminosae of Madagascar: 1-737. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Du Puy, D. J. et al. (2002). The Leguminosae of Madagascar. RBG Kew.
    • Khatun, R. B. (1987). Tree Legumes of Bangladesh
    • Thothathri, K (1987). Taxonomic Revision of the Tribe Dalbergieae in the Indian...
    • Ambasta, S. P. (1986). The useful plants of India
    • Pearson, R. S. & Brown, H. P. (1981). Commercial timbers of India, Vol. 1.
    • Anonymous (1979). Tropical Legumes:Resources for the Future. Washington.
    • Rojo, J. P. (1972). Phanerog. Monogr. 5:1-119 Pterocarpus (Leguminosae-Papilion..
    • Benthall, A. P. (1946). The trees of Calcutta. Calcutta.

    Sources

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    International Legume Database and Information Service
    International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0