Crinum defixum Ker Gawl.

 
  • Family : LILIACEAE
    (LILY FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Amaryllidaceae
  • Species : Crinum defixum
  • Synonym : Amaryllis vivipara Lam.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Crinum viviparum (Lam.) R.Ansari & V.J.Nair
  • Vernacular name : Chindar, Pindar (Hin.); Visha munguli, Nagadali (Kan.); Vishamungil (Tam.); Kesar chettu (Tel.); Kondai (Ori.); Sudarshan, Vishamandala (San.)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : June-January
  • Comments : On plains and abundant along river banks and marshes, often immersed. Fruits are massive.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Tanjavur district, Dharmapuri district (Tamil Nadu State); Chittoor district, Kurnool district, East Godavari district, West Godavari district, Krishna district (Andhra Pradesh State); Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district), Sambalpur district, Cuttack district, Puri district, Kalahandi district, Ganjam district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3 ; H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipal, Orissa; Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (2). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983.; Pullaiah, T., 1997. Flora of Andhra Pradesh. Vol. 3. Scientific Publishers, Jodhpur, India.
  • 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=Crinum defixum. Downloaded on 3 July 2020.

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