Phrynium capitatum Willd.

 
  • Family : MARANTACEAE
    (Arrowroot Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : TIKHOR FAMILY
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : MARANTACEAE
  • Synonym(s) : Phrynium pubinerve Blume; Phrynium rheedei Suresh & Nicolson
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Phrynium pubinerve Blume
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Semi-Evergreen forests and myristica swamp forests
  • Flower, Fruit : April-July
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Dakshina Kannada district
    • Kerala : Malappuram district, Idukki district, Kottayam district, Pathanamthitta district, Kollam district
    • Maharashtra : Mumbai-City district, Mumbai Suburban district, Palghar district, Thane district, Raigad district, Ratnagiri district, Sindhudurg district
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka, Malesia
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Sharma B.D, 1984 - Flora of Karnataka Analysis; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara; B. D. Sharma, S. Karthikeyan & N. P. Singh 1996 - Flora of Maharashtra state – Monocotyledons; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
  • 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=Phrynium capitatum. Downloaded on 28 October 2021.

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