Viscum monoicum Roxb. ex DC.

  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Santalaceae
  • Species : Viscum monoicum
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Viscum monoicum Roxb. ex DC.
  • Common name : Mistletoe
  • Vernacular name : Banda, Malang (Hin.); Malang, Monjodama (Ori.)
  • Habit : Parasite
  • Comments : Rare in forests on trees and shrubs as a semi-parasite.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Kolar district (Karnataka State); Kurnool district, Srikakulam district, Chittoor district (Andhra Pradesh State); Mahendragiri Hills (Ganjam district), Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district) (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Myanmar, South-East Asia
  • Literature : J.L.Ellis, 1990- Flora of Nallamalais Vol. 2; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3 ; 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
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. monoicum. Downloaded on 11 August 2020.



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