Pimpinella heyneana (DC.) Kurz

  • Family : APIACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Apiaceae
  • Species : Pimpinella heyneana
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Unresolved
  • Vernacular name : Selvanthachedi (Tam.); Bansibuta (Ori.)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : October-March
  • Comments : On hills from 800 -1400 m in shade. Occasional clumps.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : West Godavari district, Srikakulam district, Kurnool district, Visakhapatnam district (Andhra Pradesh State); Khammam district (Telangana State); Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district), Karlapat Wildlife Sanctuary (Angul district), Koraput district, Gajapati district, Ganjam district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Myanmar (Bago, formerly Pegu)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2; Pullaiah et al., 2007 - Flora of Eastern Ghats 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; 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. http://easternghats.ces.iisc.ernet.in/plants.php?name=Pimpinella heyneana. Downloaded on 15 July 2020.


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