Epithema carnosum var. hispida C.B.Clarke

    (Gesneria Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : CHARELA FAMILY
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : GESNERIACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Epithema dentatum subsp. hispidum (C.B.Clarke) Hilliard & B.L.Burtt
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : On damp and often on moss clads hillsides
  • Flower, Fruit : August-October
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Vishakapatnam district, Srikakulam district
    • Odisha : Dhenkanal district, Ganjam district, Koraput district
  • Native : India, China
  • World Distribution : From India to China, East to Borneo region
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2; R. S. Rao and S. H. Sreeramulu, 1986 - Flora of Srikakulam District
  • 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=Epithema carnosum var. hispida. Downloaded on 17 October 2021.

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