Spermacoce ramanii Sivar. & R.V.Nair

  • Family : RUBIACEAE
    (Madder Or Coffee Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : COFFEE FAMILY (कॉफी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : RUBIACEAE
  • Synonym(s) : Spermacoce lasiocarpa R.Br. ex Wall.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Spermacoce lasiocarpa R.Br. ex Wall.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Grasslands
  • Flower, Fruit : July-December
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Wayanad district, Malappuram district, Palakkad district, Thrissur district
    • Odisha : Common weed in Odisha. Mayurbhanj district, Puri district, Khurda district, Ganjam district, Cuttack district, Bargarh district
  • World Distribution : India, Indo-Malesia, Nepal, Myanmar, Tropical Africa
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2; 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=Spermacoce ramanii. Downloaded on 18 January 2022.

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