Operculina petaloidea (Choisy) Oostr.

  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Convolvulaceae
  • Species : Operculina petaloidea
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Merremia peltata (L.) Merr.
  • Habit : Climber
  • Flower, Fruit : March-September
  • Comments : Rare on hills of deciduous forests.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : West Godavari district, Kurnool district, East Godavari district (Andhra Pradesh State); Angul district, Ganjam district, Gajapati district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India, Timor
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2 ; R. S. Rao et al., 1986 - Flora of West Godavari District
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. http://easternghats.ces.iisc.ernet.in/plants.php?name=Operculina petaloidea. Downloaded on 9 August 2020.


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