Euphorbia prostrata Aiton

 
  • Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
    (SPURGE FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Euphorbiaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Chamaesyce prostrata (Aiton) Small
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Euphorbia prostrata Aiton
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Weed in gardens
  • Comments / notes : On hills 500-1200m
  • Flower, Fruit : August-June
  • Collector(s) Name : Raja K.Swamy
  • Collection Nos : FAP 41935
  • Collection Locality : Thimmamma marrimanu, Anantapur district
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Chikkamagaluru district, Dharwad district, Mysuru district, Raichur district
    • Kerala : Kannur district, Kollam district
    • Odisha : Mayurbhanj district, Bargarh district, Ganjam district, Puri district, Khurda district, Jajpur district
  • Native : Caribbean
  • World Distribution : Pantropical
  • 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 S Carnatic, Vol.3 (2). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983;D, V 2, KFRI; Saldanha, C.J. (1996). Flora of Karnataka vol. 2. Oxford and IBH Publishing Co, New Delhi
  • 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 prostrata. Downloaded on 13 December 2019.

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