Bupleurum mucronatum Wight & Arn

 
  • Family : APIACEAE
    (CARROT or CORIANDER or PARSLEY FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Apiaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Bupleurum wightii P.K.Mukh.; Bupleurum ramosissimum Wight & Arn.; Bupleurum wightii var. ramosissimum (Wight & Arn.) Chandrab
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Bupleurum ramosissimum Wight & Arn.
  • Vernacular name : Kattuseeragam (Tamil)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments / notes : Grasslands
  • Flower, Fruit : September-March
  • Collector(s) Name : R.Raghavendra Rao
  • Collection Nos : R.R.Rao 1628
  • Collection Locality : B.R.Hills, Chamarajanagar district (KA)
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Vishakapatnam district
    • Karnataka : Chamarajanagar district, Chikkamagaluru district, Dharwad district, Mysuru district
    • Kerala : Palakkad district, Idukki district
    • Odisha : Common in the hills
    • Tamil Nadu : Sirumalai Hills (Dindigul district), Yerkadu (Salem district); Shevaroy Hills (Salem district)
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2; H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipahar (Similipal), Orissa; Pullaiah et al., 2007 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 3; Matthew, K.M., Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol