Peristrophe paniculata (Forssk.) Brummitt

  • Family : ACANTHACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Acanthaceae
  • Species : Peristrophe paniculata
  • Basionym : Dianthera paniculata Forssk.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Dicliptera paniculata (Forssk.) I.Darbysh.
  • Vernacular name : Chebeera, Oosukada, Sannapulla, Atrial (Tel.)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : November-March
  • Comments : Occasional in forests, in foothills, spreading throughout in hedges, scrubs and wastelands below 600 m altitude.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Gingee Hills (Villupuram district), Salem district, Sirumalai Hills (Dindigul district) (Tamil Nadu State); Kurnool district, West Godavari district, Srikakulam district Guntur district (Andhra Pradesh State); Cuttack district, Gandamardhan Hills (Bargarh district), Ganjam district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : Tropical Africa, Afghanistan, Myanmar, Indo-China, Malaysia
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3; Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4 ; R. S. Rao et al., 1986 - Flora of West Godavari District ; R. S. Rao and S. H. Sreeramulu, 1986 - Flora of Srikakulam District
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. paniculata. Downloaded on 10 July 2020.


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