Solanum pubescens Willd.

 
  • Family : SOLANACEAE
    (NIGHTSHADE FAMILY OR BRINJAL FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Solanaceae
  • Species : Solanum pubescens
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Not found in The Plant List
  • Vernacular name : Kattusundal, Chundal (Tam.); Ushti chettu, Kasivuste (Tel.)
  • Collection Nos : HJCB-0106
  • Collector(s) Name : K.Sankara Rao, Arun Singh R., K.R.K.Swamy & Siddharth.S
  • Collection Date : 26/10/14
  • Collection Locality : Bakharapet ghat, Talakona-Tirupati road, Chittoor district
  • Habitat : Deciduous forest
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Flower, Fruit : July-February
  • Native : India, Sri Lanka
  • Comments : On hills above 1000 m. An abundant weed of forests and hills of Eastern Ghats.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Bellary district (Karnataka State); Nellimalai Hills (Coimbatore district), Shevaroy Hills (Salem district), Theerthamalai Hills (Dharmapuri district) (Tamil Nadu State); Penukonda R.F., Somandepalli R.F. (Ananthapur district), Rangapuram R.F. (Kurnool district), Guvalachervuvu R.F. (Kadapa district), Prakasham district, Nagarjunakonda Hills (Guntur district), Chittoor district (Andhra Pradesh State)
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; N.P.Singh, 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka; 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=Solanum pubescens. Downloaded on 11 August 2020.

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