Begonia canarana Miq.

 
  • Family : BEGONIACEAE
    (BEGONIA FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Begoniaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Begonia canarana Miq.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Evergreen forests
  • Comments / notes : Moist shady places among rock crevices in evergreen forests
  • Flower, Fruit : August-October
  • Collector(s) Name : C.J.Saldanha, S.R.Ramesh & K.P.Sreenath
  • Collection Nos : KFP 8845
  • Collection Locality : Gurupur (Uttar Kannada)
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Kozhikode district, Malappuram district
  • Endemism : Southern Western Ghats
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Flora of Karnataka, Flora of Karnataka, Saldanha, 1984; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 – Flora of Udupi dist.; 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=Begonia canarana. Downloaded on 10 December 2019.

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