Leucas cephalotes (Roth) Spreng.

  • Family : LAMIACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Lamiaceae
  • Species : Leucas cephalotes
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Leucas cephalotes (Roth) Spreng.
  • Vernacular name : Dhurpi sag, Deldona, Goma (Hin.); Thumbe Keera (Tel.); Tummi, Pedda tummi (Tel.); Goyoso (Ori.)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : August-May
  • Comments : Occasional in Eastern Ghats found in forest clearings, cultivated lands and along way sides up to 1700 m.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Hoganekkal Forest (Dharmapuri district) (Tamil Nadu State); Bugganipalli R.F., Ghani R.F., Nallamalai Hills (Kurnool district), West Godavari district, Srikakulam district (Andhra Pradesh State); Mehbubnagar district (Telangana State); Sambalpur district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India, Himalaya, Bhutan, Sri Lanka
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3 ; R. S. Rao et al., 1986 - Flora of West Godavari District ; R. S. Rao and S. H. Sreeramulu, 1986 - Flora of Srikakulam 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=Leucas cephalotes. Downloaded on 8 August 2020.


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