Strobilanthes pulneyensis C.B.Clarke

 
  • Family : ACANTHACEAE
    (ACANTHUS FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Acanthaceae
  • Species : Strobilanthes pulneyensis
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Unresolved
  • Endemism : Central and Peninsular India
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Flower, Fruit : October-February
  • Native : India
  • Comments : On hills above 1400 m, gregarious in ravines and also as an undergrowth of moist forests. This species seems to flower every year. (Matthew, 1983).
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Kolli Hills (Namakkal district), Shevaroy Hills (Salem district) (Tamil Nadu State); Anantagiri Hills, Araku Valley, Galikonda Hills (Visakhapatnam district) (Andhra Pradesh State); Mahendragiri Hills (Ganjam district), Karlapat Wildlife Sanctuary (Kalahandi district) (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3; Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983.
  • 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=Strobilanthes pulneyensis. Downloaded on 10 July 2020.

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