Barleria prattensis Santapau

 
  • 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 prattensis Santapau
  • Common name : Pink Barleria
  • Vernacular name : Madhurakurinji (Malayalam)
  • Habit : Undershrub
  • Habitat : Deciduous and moist deciduous forests
  • Comments / notes : This species is allied to B.montana Nees.
  • Flower, Fruit : October-January
  • Collector(s) Name : B.R. Ramesh & S.R. Ramesh
  • Collection Date : 10/11/1979
  • Collection Nos : KFP 10479
  • Collection Locality : Sandur Hills, Bellari district (KA)
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Kurnool district, Chittoor district
    • Telangana : Mehboobnagar district
    • Kerala : Kozhikode district, Malappuram district, Palakkad district, Thrissur district, Ernakulam district, Idukki district, Thiruvananthapuram district, Kollam district, Alappuzha district, Pathanamthitta district, Kottayam district
    • Odisha : Kalhandi district, Rayagada district
    • Tamil Nadu : Coimbatore district, Dindigul district, Dharmapuri district, Kanchipuram (Changalpattu-CGP) district, Karur district, Krishnagiri district, Madurai district, Namakkal district, Pudukkottai district, Sivaganga district, Salem district, Tiruchirapalli district, Tiruvannamalai district, Villipuram district, Vellore district
  • Native : India
  • Endemism : India
  • World Distribution : India
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; 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 prattensis. Downloaded on 7 July 2020.

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