Strobilanthes scaber Nees

  • Family : ACANTHACEAE
    (Acanthus Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : ARUSA FAMILY (अडूसा फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : ACANTHACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Unresolved name
  • Vernacular name : Kakusa (Oria)
  • Habit : Undershrub
  • Habitat : Wet and shaded places, often along water courses
  • Flower, Fruit : January-May
  • Distribution :
    • Odisha : Puri district, Dhenkanal district, Nayagarh district, Bolangir district, Mayurbhanj district, Cuttack district, Khurda district, Ganjam district
  • World Distribution : India, Myanmar, Bangladesh
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3; H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipahar (Similipal), Orissa
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. scaber. Downloaded on 3 December 2021.

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