Cladopus hookeriana (Tul.) C.Cusset

    (River Weed Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PODOSTEMON FAMILY
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : PODOSTEMACEAE
  • Synonym(s) : Griffithella hookeriana (Tul.) Warm.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Cladopus hookeriana (Tul.) C.Cusset
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : On submerged rocks in swift streams or running streams
  • Flower, Fruit : November-March
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Pamuleru, Maredumilli (East Godavari district)
    • Karnataka : Chikkamagaluru district, Dakshina Kannada district, Shivamogga district, Udupi district, Uttara Kannada district
    • Kerala : Kasaragod district, Kannur district, Wayanad district, Kozhikode district, Malappuram district, Pathanamthitta district, Kollam district
  • Endemism : Western Ghats
  • World Distribution : India
  • Literature : Pullaiah, T. & Karuppusamy, S., 2008. Flora of Andhra Pradesh. Vol. 5.; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI; Saldanha, C.J. (1996). Flora of Karnataka vol. 2. Oxford and IBH Publishing Co, New Delhi; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 – Flora of Udupi District
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. hookeriana. Downloaded on 16 August 2022.

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