Ludwigia hyssopifolia (G.Don) Exell

  • Family : ONAGRACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Onagraceae
  • Species : Ludwigia hyssopifolia
  • Basionym : Jussiaea hyssopifolia G.Don
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Ludwigia hyssopifolia (G.Don) Exell
  • Collection Nos : HJCB-E-165
  • Collector(s) Name : Arun Singh R., K.R.K.Swamy & K.Sankara Rao
  • Collection Date : 26/11/14
  • Collection Locality : Papavinasanam, Tirumala Hills, Chittoor district, Andhra Pradesh State
  • Habitat : Riparian
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : October-January
  • Comments : Occasional in plains in perennially moist places.
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Distribution Locality : Sathanur Forest (Tiruvannamalai district, former North Arcot) (Tamil Nadu State) Mamandur Hills, Kambakkam Hills (Chittoor district), Araku Valley (Visakhapatnam district) (Andhra Pradesh State); Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district) (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : Tropical Africa, Continental Asia through Malesia, Micronesia and Northern Australia
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2007 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 3; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2 ; H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipal, Orissa; IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1. ; Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). 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. hyssopifolia. Downloaded on 11 August 2020.


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