Spilanthes ciliata Kunth

 
  • Family : ASTERACEAE
    (COMPOSITE or ASTER or SUNFLOWER FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Compositae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Acmella ciliata (Kunth) Cass.
  • Vernacular name : Kuppamaniyan, Pallu-vedana-chedi
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments / notes : Wet sandy areas in dry deciduous forests
  • Flower, Fruit : August-December
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Malappuram district, Thrissur district, Alappuzha district, Pathanamthitta district, Kollam district, Thiruvananthapuram district
  • World Distribution : Neotropics of the world, now naturalised in Western Peninsular India
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : 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=Spilanthes ciliata. Downloaded on 22 October 2019.

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