Lasianthus truncatus Bedd.

  • Family : RUBIACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Rubiaceae
  • Species : Lasianthus truncatus
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Lasianthus verticillatus (Lour.) Merr.
  • Endemism : Peninsular India
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Flower, Fruit : September-November
  • Comments : Rare in shola forests to 1100 m.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Kolli Hills (Namakkal district), Shevaroy Hills (Salem district) (Tamil Nadu State); Minumuluru Hills (Visakhapatnam district) (Andra Pradesh State); Mahendragiri Hills (Ganjam district) (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2007 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 3; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2; Ravikumar & Balachandran-2014, Journal of Threatened Taxa 6(8): 6108-6121; Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983.; Kerry Scott Walter, Harriet J. Gillett, 1997. World Conservation Monitoring Centre, IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. truncatus. Downloaded on 11 August 2020.


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