Theriophonum sivaganganum (Ramam. & Sebastine) Bogner

  • Family : ARACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Araceae
  • Species : Theriophonum sivaganganum
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Theriophonum sivaganganum (Ramam. & Sebastine) Bogner
  • Endemism : South India
  • Key identification features : First leaf or two are sagittate, the rest are lanceolate. Spathe is dark purple below.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : August-October
  • Comments : On plains by wastelands, after rains. Very ephemeral.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Piranmalai Hills (Sivagangai district) (Tamil Nadu State)
  • World Distribution : India
  • Literature : Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (2). 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. sivaganganum. Downloaded on 10 July 2020.


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