Phyllocephalum hookeri (C.B.Clarke) Uniyal

  • Family : ASTERACEAE
    (Composite Or Aster Or Sunflower Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : GENDA FAMILY (गेंदा फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : COMPOSITAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Phyllocephalum hookeri (C.B.Clarke) Uniyal
  • Habit : Herb
  • Key identification features : Stem herbaceous, ashy pubescent, grooved. Leaves obscurely toothed along margins, pubescent on both sides. Heads sub-corymbose; peduncle hairy pubescent; involucral bracts dense pubescent. Pappus straw coloured, deciduous.
  • Flower, Fruit : November-December
  • Endemism : Maharashtra
  • Literature : N.P. Singh, P. Lakshminarasimhan, S. Karthikeyan & P. V. Prasanna (2001). Flora of Maharashtra state, Dicotyledones. Vol. 2.pp.231. Botanical survey of India, Govt. Of India.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. hookeri. Downloaded on 7 December 2021.


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