Limnophila rugosa (Roth) Merr.

  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Plantaginaceae
  • Species : Limnophila rugosa
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Limnophila rugosa (Roth) Merr.
  • Vernacular name : Bringraj, Bhringaraja, Bhrungraja (Ori.)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : July-December
  • Comments : Occasional on hills to 1100 m in marsh, along watercourses in shade. Plant is aromatic.
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Distribution Locality : Kolli Hills (Namakkal district) (Tamil Nadu State); Kurnool district, Araku Valley (Visakhapatnam district) (Andhra Pradesh State); Keonjhar district, Gandamardhan Hills (Bargarh district), Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district), Kalahandi district, Sundargarh district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka, South-East Asia, Malesia, Phillipines, New Guinea
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; J.L.Ellis, 1990- Flora of Nallamalais Vol. 2; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2 ; 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; 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. rugosa. Downloaded on 11 August 2020.


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