Argyreia sericea Dalzell

 
  • Family : CONVOLVULACEAE
    (MORNING-GLORY FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Convolvulaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Unresolved name
  • Vernacular name : Gavel (Marathi)
  • Habit : Climbing shrub
  • Habitat : Deciduous forests
  • Comments / notes : Occasional on hills
  • Flower, Fruit : July-February
  • Collector(s) Name : Raja K. Swamy & Arun Singh
  • Collection Date : 12/09/2014
  • Collection Nos : HJCB-0030
  • Collection Locality : Javadu Hills, Tiruvannamalai district (TN)
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Kolar district, Mysuru district, Ballari district, Tumakuru district, Chikkamagaluru district
    • Kerala : Wayanad district, Palakkad district, Idukki district
    • Maharashtra : Akola district
    • Tamil Nadu : Coimbatore district, Tiruvannamalai district
  • Native : India
  • Endemism : Peninsular India
  • World Distribution : India
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; N. P. Singh 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI; Rao & Razi, 1981 – A Synoptic Flora of Mysore District; Kamble & Pradhan, 1988. Flora of Akola District, Maharashtra. Botanical Survey 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=Argyreia sericea. Downloaded on 7 December 2019.

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