Dicliptera micranthus Nees

  • Family : ACANTHACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Acanthaceae
  • Species : Dicliptera micranthus
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Dicliptera verticillata (Forssk.) C.Chr.
  • Key identification features : Erect herb, branches angular. Leaves ovale or elliptic glabrous. Flowers in axillary clusters of small sessile umbel-like cymes. Calyx long, hairy, 5-partite. Corolla tube narrow with upper and lower lip long.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Native : India, Tropical Africa
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Chikamagalur
  • Floras referred : Sharma B.D, 1984 - Flora of Karnataka Analysis


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