Exacum pedunculatum L.

  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Gentianaceae
  • Species : Exacum pedunculatum
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Exacum pedunculatum L.
  • Vernacular name : Banogoggaiso, Banophalongo (Ori.)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : September-March
  • Native : India
  • Comments : On hill plains and moist ground along stream banks, fallow and rice fields etc.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Vandalur Forest (Kanchipuram district, former Chengalpattu district), Salem district (Tamil Nadu State); Srikakulam district, West Godavari district, Guntur district, Kadapa district, Kurnool district, Chittoor district (Andhra Pradesh State); Cuttack district, Ganjam district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; J.L.Ellis, 1990- Flora of Nallamalais Vol. 2; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2 ; R. S. Rao et al., 1986 - Flora of West Godavari District ; R. S. Rao and S. H. Sreeramulu, 1986 - Flora of Srikakulam District; 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=Exacum pedunculatum. Downloaded on 9 August 2020.


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