Lepidagathis lutea Dalzell

 
  • Family : ACANTHACEAE
    (ACANTHUS FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Acanthaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Lepidagathis lutea Dalzell
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments / notes : Infrequent
  • Key identification features : Herbs; rootstock woody; stems numerous, suberect, quadrangular, pubescent or nearly glabrous. Flowers yellow in velvety pubescent spikes.Seeds 2, with long, hygroscopic, mucilaginous hairs longe rthan nucleus
  • Flower, Fruit : November-March
  • Distribution :
    • Maharashtra : Aurangabad district, Kolhapur district, Ratnagiri district, Sindhudurg district
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : N.P. Singh, P. Lakshminarasimhan, S. Karthikeyan & P. V. Prasanna (2001). Flora of Maharashtra state, Dicotyledones. Vol. 2.pp.647. 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. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Lepidagathis lutea. Downloaded on 15 September 2019.

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