Cyathocline purpurea (D.Don) Kuntze

 
  • Family : ASTERACEAE
    (COMPOSITE or ASTER or SUNFLOWER FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Compositae
  • Synonym(s) : Cyathocline lyrata Cass.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Cyathocline purpurea (Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don) Kuntze
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Near stream
  • Comments / notes : Frequent in the forest as undergrowth. Banks of streams and paddy fields. Aromatic herb.
  • Flower, Fruit : September-March
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : West Godavari district, East Godavari district, Vishakapatnam district
    • Kerala : Kannur district, Wayanad district
    • Maharashtra : Akola district
    • Odisha : Mayurbhanj district
  • Native : Indian subcontinent
  • World Distribution : Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India , Lao People's Democratic Republic, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Thailand, Vietnam
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2007 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 3; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2; R. S. Rao et al., 1986 - Flora of West Godavari District; H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipahar (Similipal), Orissa; IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1. ; Kamble & Pradhan, 1988. Flora of Akola District, Maharashtra. Botanical Survey of India; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Cyathocline purpurea. Downloaded on 11 December 2019.

Botanical Description

Herbarium Specimen(s)

Line Drawings

Field Image(s)

Comments

All fields are required






 
Creative Commons License
Digital Flora of Peninsular India by Herbarium JCB is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
Based on a work at http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ernet.in.