Acalypha brachystachya Hornem.

  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Euphorbiaceae
  • Species : Acalypha brachystachya
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Acalypha brachystachya Hornem.
  • Collection Nos : KFP 2645
  • Collector(s) Name : S.R Ramesh
  • Collection Date : 07/09/78
  • Collection Locality : B.R.Hills, Chamarajnagar distict, Karnataka State
  • Habitat : Semi-evergreen forest
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : October-February
  • Comments : Often on hills above 1100 m, in moist and shady places, especially on the floor of sholas.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : B.R.Hills (Chamarajnagar district) (Karnataka State); Kolli Hills (Namakkal district), Shevaroy Hills (Salem district) (Tamil Nadu State); Visakhapatnam district, Prakasham district (Andhra Pradesh State)
  • World Distribution : Tropical Africa, Himalaya, India, Sri Lanka, China, Malaysia, Java
  • Literature : Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (2). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983.; Pullaiah, T & Ali Moulali, D., 1997. Flora of Andhra Pradesh. Vol. 2.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. brachystachya. Downloaded on 15 July 2020.


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