Barleria longiflora L.f.

 
  • Family : ACANTHACEAE
    (Acanthus Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : ARUSA FAMILY (अडूसा फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : ACANTHACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Barleria longiflora L.f.
  • Common name : Lamb Koranti
  • Vernacular name : Adayanda (Sanskrit)
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Habitat : Deciduous and scrub forests
  • Comments / notes : Occasional in foothills of scrub forests to open deciduous forests
  • Flower, Fruit : August-February
  • Collector(s) Name : Raja K. Swamy
  • Collection Date : 05/11/2014
  • Collection Nos : HJCB-E-182
  • Collection Locality : Aluru kona, Tadipatri Taluk, Anantapur district (AP)
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Kurnool district, Kadapa district, Anantapur district, Guntur district, Vishakapatnam district
    • Telangana : Mehboobnagar district, Nalgonda district
    • Kerala : Idukki district
    • Odisha : Puri district, Khurda district, Ganjam district
    • Tamil Nadu : Dharmapuri district, Krishnagiri district, Kanchipuram (Changalpattu-CGP) district, Dindigul district, Vellore district
  • Native : India
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; J.L.Ellis, 1990- Flora of Nallamalais Vol. 2; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3; R. S. Rao and S. H. Sreeramulu, 1986 - Flora of Srikakulam District; Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983; 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=Barleria longiflora. Downloaded on 9 April 2020.

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