Nymphoides hydrophylla (Lour.) Kuntze

    (Pogbean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : KUMUDINI FAMILY (कुमुदीनी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : MENYANTHACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Nymphoides hydrophylla (Lour.) Kuntze
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Aquatic
  • Distribution :
    • Odisha : Malkangiri district, Ganjam district, Khurda district
    • Tamil Nadu : All districts of Tamil Nadu
  • Literature : Henry, Kumari & Chithra (1987). Flora of Tamil Nadu, India vol. 2.
  • 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=Nymphoides hydrophylla. Downloaded on 2 April 2020.

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