You selected Abrus pulchellus Thwaites. This is a synonym for:

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Abrus pulchellus subsp. pulchellus Thwaites (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Abrus pulchellus subsp. pulchellus Thwaites
Abrus melanospermus Hassk. (synonym) 5 literature references for Abrus melanospermus Hassk.
Abrus pulchellus Thwaites (synonym) 3 literature references for Abrus pulchellus Thwaites
Common names:
Common name Language Country
Ella Olinda (Sinh) - - Click here to show the literature
Phylum Magnoliophyta
Class Magnoliopsida
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae
Genus Abrus
Species Abrus pulchellus
Distribution: Andaman Is (native); Bangladesh (native); Bhutan (native); Cambodia (native); China (native); India (native); Indonesia-ISO (native); Jawa (native); Kalimantan (native); Laos (native); Malaysia-ISO (native); Myanmar (native); Nepal (native); Papua New Guinea (native); Philippines (native); Sarawak (native); Sri Lanka (native); Thailand (native); Vietnam (native)
Additional data: Climbing: Climbing, Habit: Shrub, Lifespan: Perennial
Source database: ILDIS, 10.01, May 2007
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: -
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