Barleria strigosa Willd.

  • Family : ACANTHACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Acanthaceae
  • Species : Barleria strigosa
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Barleria strigosa Willd.
  • Vernacular name : Nilambaramu (Tel.); Saptaphena, Bansurulli, Banmalli, Koelekha (Ori.); Artagala (San.)
  • Collection Nos : KFP 10463
  • Collector(s) Name : S.R.Ramesh & B.R.Ramesh
  • Collection Date : 15/11/79
  • Collection Locality : Sandur Hills, Bellary district, Karnataka
  • Habitat : Deciduous forest
  • Key identification features : Corolla blue, cylindric below, funnel-shaped above.
  • Habit : Undershrub
  • Flower, Fruit : August-May
  • Comments : Common in moist and shady localities near streams and also as an undergrowth in forests above 400 m on hills.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Sandur Hills (Bellary district) (Karnataka State); Maredumilli Hills (East Godavari district), West Godavari district, Srikakulam district, Araku Valley (Visakhapatnam district), Lankamalai R.F. (Kadapa district), Kurnool district, Galikonda Hills (Visakhapatnam district) (Andhra Pradesh State); Mehbubnagar district (Telangana State); Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district) (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India, Malaysia
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; J.L.Ellis, 1990- Flora of Nallamalais Vol. 2; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3 ; R. S. Rao et al., 1986 - Flora of West Godavari District ; R. S. Rao and S. H. Sreeramulu, 1986 - Flora of Srikakulam District ; H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipal, Orissa
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. strigosa. Downloaded on 21 February 2024.


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