Gynura amplexicaulis Oliv. & Hiern

 
  • Family : ASTERACEAE
    (COMPOSITE or ASTER or SUNFLOWER FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Asteraceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Gynura amplexicaulis Oliv. & Hiern
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Semi-evergreen forests
  • Key identification features : Basal leaves are amplexicaulic, achenes larger compared to G. pseudochina (L.) DC.
  • Flower, Fruit : July-November
  • Distribution :
    • Maharashtra : Kolhapur district, Satara district
  • World Distribution : India, Nepal, Tropical Africa
  • Literature : M.Y. Bachulkar and D.G. Jagtap (2009). Gynura amplexicaulis (Asteraceae): A new record for India. Rheedea 19 (1 & 2): 59-60.
  • 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=Gynura amplexicaulis. Downloaded on 6 December 2019.

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