Lagenandra toxicaria Dalz.

 
  • Family : ARACEAE
    (Arum Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : OAL FAMILY
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : ARACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Lagenandra toxicaria Dalzell
  • Vernacular name : Neeru Koove (Kannada); Andavazha, Neerchengazhi (Malayalam)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Along streams
  • Comments / notes : Often grows gregariously
  • Flower, Fruit : Throughout the year
  • Collection Nos : CS 11679
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Hassan district, Udupi district, Dakshina Kannada district
    • Kerala : All districts of Kerala
  • Endemism : Southern Western Ghats
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Literature : Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 – Flora of Udupi District; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014- Flora of South Kanara; 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=Lagenandra toxicaria. Downloaded on 23 October 2020.

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