Indobanalia thyrsiflora (Moq.) A.N.Henry & B.Roy.

 
  • Family : AMARANTHACEAE
    (AMARANTH FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Amaranthaceae
  • Species : Indobanalia thyrsiflora
  • Basionym : Banalia thyrsiflora Moq.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Unresolved
  • Collection Nos : R.R.Rao 1245
  • Collector(s) Name : R.Raghavendra Rao
  • Collection Date : 01/02/71
  • Collection Locality : B.R.Hills, Chamarajnagar distict, Karnataka State
  • Key identification features : A slender tall herb, leaves alternate, rhomboid-ovate or ovate-lanceolate, acuminate at apex. Flowers are bisexual, white or cream; bracts and bracteoles hyaline. Anther filaments connate below into a short cup. Ovary ovoid, compressed; stigmas two, recurved. Urticle indehiscent. Seed are orbicular, black in colour.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : July-November
  • Comments : On hills, along ghat roads, forest edges and disturbed areas.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : B.R.Hills (Chamarajnagar district) (Karnataka State); Nallamalai Hills (Kurnool district) (Andhra Pradesh State)
  • World Distribution : India
  • Literature : 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. http://easternghats.ces.iisc.ernet.in/plants.php?name=Indobanalia thyrsiflora. Downloaded on 10 July 2020.

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