Inga cynometroides (Bedd.) Bedd.ex Baker (year?)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1870

Rediscovered in ?



Kerala, India


Biology & Ecology










Balan, A. P. and Predeep, S. V. (2021). Legumes of Kerala, India: a checklist. Journal of Threatened Taxa 13(5):  18257-18282.

Beddome. (1873): The Flora Sylvatica for southern India, Gantz Brothers, Madras, 317-318.

Gamble, J. S. and Fischer C. E. C. (1915-1935). Flora of Presidency of Madras, volumes 1-3. Adlard and Son Ltd., London.

Ganeshaiah, K. N. (2005). Recovery of endangered and threatened species: Developing a national priority list of plants and insects. Current Science 89(4): 599-600.

Nayar, M. P. (1997). Biodiversity challenges in Kerala and science of conservation biology. In: Pushpangadan, P. & K.S.S. Nair (Eds.), Biodiversity of tropical forests. The Kerala Scenario. Kerala State Council for Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram.

Nayar, M. P. and Sastry, A. R. K. (eds.). (1990, reprinted 2000). Red Data Book of Indian Plants. Volume 3. Calcutta: Botanical Survey of India. 271 pp. Illus., col. illus. [p. 141]

Rao, C. Kameswara, Geetha, B. L. and Suresh, Geetha. (2003). Red List of Threatened Vascular Plant Species in India: Compiled from the 1997 IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants. ENVIS Centre on Floral Diversity, Botanical Survey of India, Kolkata. xxiv + 144 pp. [automatic download]

Sanjappa. (1991). Endemic legumes of Western Ghats of Western Ghats, pp. 31-43. In: Karunakaran, C. K. (ed.). Proc. Symp. Rare, Endangered and Endemic Olants of Western Ghats, Kerala Forest Department, Trivandrum.

Sasidharan, N. (1997). Studies on The Flora of Shenduruny Wild life sanctuary with special emphasis on Endemic Species, pp. 112-113.

Sasidharan, N. (1998). Rediscovery of four threatened and possibly extinct endemic tree legumes from Kerala. Higher Plants of Indian Subcontinent 8: 205-213. [Abstract]

Somen, C. K., Rakesh, R. R. and Roby, T. J. (2014). Distribution, Population Status and Conservation of Inga cynometroides (Bedd.) Bedd.ex Baker; a Critically Endangered Tree Species from Kerala part of Western Ghats, India. Research Journal of Agriculture and Forestry Sciences 2(4): 13-18.

de Souza, E. R., Krishnaraj, M. V. and de Queiroz, L. P. (2016). Sanjappa, a new genus in the tribe Ingeae (Leguminosae: Mimosoideae) from India. Rheedea 26(1): 1-12.


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