Justicia brandegeeana Wassh. & L.B.Sm.

 
  • Family : ACANTHACEAE
    (ACANTHUS FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Acanthaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Calliaspidia guttata (Brandegee) Bremek.; Beloperone guttata Brandegee
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Justicia brandegeeana Wassh. & L.B.Sm.
  • Common name : The Mexican Shrimp plant
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Comments / notes : Cultivated
  • Key identification features : Bracts pinkish. Flowers white speckled with purple
  • Collector(s) Name : C.J. Saldanha & S. R. Ramesh; Arun Singh R, Raja K.Swamy & Rajasri Ray
  • Collection Date : 12-01-1975
  • Collection Nos : 18367
  • Collection Locality : Bangalore, Bangalore District
  • Literature : Based on herbarium specimen
  • 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=Justicia brandegeeana. Downloaded on 20 June 2019.

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