Ottelia alismoides (L.) Pers.

 
  • Family : HYDROCHARITACEAE
    (FROG'S-BIT FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Hydrocharitaceae
  • Species : Ottelia alismoides
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Ottelia alismoides (L.) Pers.
  • Common name : Duck weed
  • Vernacular name : Hasiru Neerupatre (Kan.)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments : Often in plains to 1000 m.
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Distribution Locality : Kolar district (Karnataka State); Nallamalai Hills (Kurnool district) (Andhra Pradesh State); Sambalpur district, Ganjam district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : Africa, India, Nepal, South-East Asia, China, Japan, Australia, Solomon Islands
  • Literature : J.L.Ellis, 1990- Flora of Nallamalais Vol. 2; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3 ; R. S. Rao et al., 1986 - Flora of West Godavari District; H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipal, Orissa; IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1. ; N.P.Singh, 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka; Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (2). 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=Ottelia alismoides. Downloaded on 9 August 2020.

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