Euphorbia kadapensis Sarojini. & R.R.V.Raju

 
  • Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
    (SPURGE FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Euphorbiaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Not found in The Plant List
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments / notes : Endemic to type locality. Grows on black gravely soil, interspread with calcium rocks of scrub forest up to 370m.
  • Key identification features : Closely allied to E.concanensis Janarthanam & Yadav but differs in the cyathial glands being equal, laciniate and deeply 2-3 fid; staminate florets bracteolate, stigmas simple, seeds brown, etuberculate.
  • Flower, Fruit : September-December
  • Collector(s) Name : Raja K.Swamy
  • Collection Nos : FAP 36936
  • Collection Locality : Mobbuchintalapalle, Kadapa district (AP)
  • Native : India
  • Endemism : Andhra Pradesh
  • World Distribution : India
  • Conservation Status : Vulnerable (VU)
  • Literature : Sarojinidevi & Venkataraju 2014. Phytotaxa 181 (3) : 179-183.
  • 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=Euphorbia kadapensis. Downloaded on 12 December 2019.

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