Zeuxine strateumatica Schl.

  • Family : ORCHIDACEAE
    (Orchid Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : ORCHID FAMILY (ऑर्चिड फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : ORCHIDACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Zeuxine strateumatica (L.) Schltr.
  • Common name : Schlechter soldier's Orchid, Centipede Grass Orchid
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Evergreen forests
  • Flower, Fruit : January-March
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Malappuram district, Palakkad district
    • Maharashtra : Akola district, Kolhapur district, Mumbai Suburban district, Mumbai-City district, Palghar district, Raigad district, Ratnagiri district, Thane district, Sindhudurg district, Nagpur district, Osmanabad district, Pune district, Yavatmal district
    • Odisha : Ganjam district, Sambalpur district
  • Native : Tropical Asia
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka, China, Java, Myanmar, Philippines, Afghanistan, Pakistan
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3; IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1. ; 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=Zeuxine strateumatica. Downloaded on 6 June 2020.

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