Elatostema cuneatum Wight

 
  • Family : URTICACEAE
    (Nettle Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : BICHCHHOO FAMILY (बिच्छू फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : URTICACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Elatostema cuneatum Wight
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : In damp and shaded places, often on rocks and steep slopes, also in sholas on wood
  • Flower, Fruit : August-December
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : East Godavari district, West Godavari district, Srikakulam district
    • Kerala : Kannur district, Thrissur district
    • Odisha : Koraput district, Bargarh district, Kalhandi district, Ganjam district, Cuttack district, Khurda district, Sambalpur district
  • World Distribution : Indo-Malesian region
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3; R. S. Rao et al., 1986 - Flora of West Godavari District; R. S. Rao and S. H. Sreeramulu, 1986 - Flora of Srikakulam District; 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=Elatostema cuneatum. Downloaded on 4 July 2020.

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