Piper mullesua Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don

 
  • Family : PIPERACEAE
    (PEPPER FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Piperaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Piper mullesua Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don
  • Common name : Wild pepper
  • Vernacular name : Kattukurumulagu, Kattuthippali (Malayalam)
  • Habit : Climbing shrub
  • Habitat : Evergreen and shola forests
  • Flower, Fruit : January-April
  • Collection Nos : KFP 8577, KFP 11493, T & T.P.R 1
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Kodagu (Coorg) district
    • Kerala : Kannur district, Wayanad district, Kozhikode district, Palakkad district, Idukki district, Pathanamthitta district, Kollam district, Thiruvananthapuram district
    • Tamil Nadu : Coimbatore district, Dindigul district, Theni district, The Nilgiri district, Tirunelveli district
  • Endemism : Peninsular India and north east India
  • World Distribution : India
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Flora of Karnataka, Saldanha, 1984; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Flora of Coorg district, Karnataka state; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.; Henry, Kumari & Chithra (1987). Flora of Tamilnadu, 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=Piper mullesua. Downloaded on 18 November 2019.

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