Dyschoriste depressa (L.) Nees

  • Family : ACANTHACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Acanthaceae
  • Species : Dyschoriste depressa
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Dyschoriste erecta (Burm.f). Kuntze
  • Vernacular name : Adavi nilambaramu (Tel.)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : January-April
  • Native : India
  • Comments : On hills above 600 m, on hill slopes. Occasional in clumps.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Kolar district (Karnataka State); Yelagiri Hills (Vellore district, former North Arcot), Shevaroy Hills (Salem district) (Tamil Nadu State); Cuttack district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3; Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. http://easternghats.ces.iisc.ernet.in/plants.php?name=Dyschoriste depressa. Downloaded on 22 February 2024.

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