Viscum articulatum Burm. f.

 
  • Family : LORANTHACEAE
    (MISTLETOE FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Santalaceae
  • Species : Viscum articulatum
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Viscum articulatum Burm. f.
  • Vernacular name : Pand, Budu, Vadaka, Bondala (Hin.); Katta Banika (Hin.); Malang (Ori.)
  • Habit : Parasite
  • Flower, Fruit : December-April
  • Comments : Often on hills of deciduous forests above 500 m on wide variety of trees.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Throughout Eastern Ghats
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka, Himalaya, Myanmar, Indo-China, Malaysia, Australia
  • Literature : 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; H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipal, Orissa; 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=Viscum articulatum. Downloaded on 11 August 2020.

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