Alocasia fornicata (Roxb.) Schott

  • Family : ARACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Araceae
  • Species : Alocasia fornicata
  • Basionym : Arum fornicatum Roxb.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Alocasia fornicata (Roxb.) Schott
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : June-September
  • Native : Indian sub-continent
  • Comments : Often along streams under shade of northern Eastern Ghats.
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Distribution Locality : East Godavari district (Andhra Pradesh State); Jajpur district, Sambalpur district, Puri district, Kalahandi district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India, Bangladesh, China, Sri Lanka
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1996- Flora of Orissa Vol. 4 ; H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipal, Orissa; IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1. ; Pullaiah, T., 1997. Flora of Andhra Pradesh. Vol. 3. Scientific Publishers, Jodhpur, India.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. fornicata. Downloaded on 16 July 2020.



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