Eulophia epidendraea (J.König ex Retz.) C.E.C.Fisch.

 
  • Family : ORCHIDACEAE
    (ORCHID FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Orchidaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Eulophia epidendraea (J.König ex Retz.) C.E.C.Fisch.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Open deciduous, moist and dry deciduous forests
  • Comments / notes : Terrestrial. Often on hills on plains, in scrub jungles, among thickets.
  • Flower, Fruit : November-April
  • Collector(s) Name : Raja K.Swamy; Raja K.Swamy & Arun Singh
  • Collection Date : 15-08-2012; 28-11-2014
  • Collection Nos : FAP 41865; HJCB-0258
  • Collection Locality : Kalasamudram, Anantapur district (AP); Tirumala Hills, Chittoor district (AP)
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Chittoor district, Anantapur district, Kadapa district, Nellore district, Srikakulam district, Vishakapatnam district
    • Karnataka : Bengaluru district, Mysuru district
    • Kerala : Wayanad district, Thrissur district, Idukki district, Alappuzha district, Thiruvananthapuram district
    • Maharashtra : Sindhudurg district
    • Odisha : Ganjam district, Keonjhar district
    • Tamil Nadu : Tiruvallur district
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3; R. S. Rao and S. H. Sreeramulu, 1986 - Flora of Srikakulam District; Prasad, K et al 2012 Conservation of Wild Orchids in Sri Krishnadevaraya University botanical garden, Ananthapur, Andhra Pradesh, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa 4(7);2705-2708; B. D. Sharma, S. Karthikeyan & N. P. Singh 1996 - Flora of Maharashtra state - Monocotyledons; Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (2). 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=Eulophia epidendraea. Downloaded on 17 September 2019.

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