Oldenlandia nudicaulis (Wight& Arn) Roth

  • Family : RUBIACEAE
    (Madder Or Coffee Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : COFFEE FAMILY (कॉफी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : RUBIACEAE
  • Synonym(s) : Hedyotis ovatifolia Cav.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Oldenlandia ovatifolia (Cav.) DC.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Moist shady places
  • Key identification features : Leaves rosette-like, usually 2 pairs of leaves separated by such a short internode as to appear whorled.
  • Flower, Fruit : August-November
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Chikkamagaluru district
    • Odisha : Ganjam district, Khurda district
  • World Distribution : Tropical & sub-Tropical Himalays, Andaman-Nicobar islands, Myanmar, Thailand, Java, Malaya, Philippines
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Yoganarasimhan, SN., Subramanyam and Razi, BA (1981). Flora of Chikmagalur District, Karnataka. Intl, Book Distri., Dehra Dun, Uttarakhand, India
  • 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=Oldenlandia nudicaulis. Downloaded on 3 December 2023.

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