Equisetum ramosissimum Desf.

  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Equisetaceae
  • Species : Equisetum ramosissimum
  • Synonym : Equisetum ramosissimum subsp. debile (Roxb. ex Vaucher) Hauke; Equisetum debile Roxb. ex Vaucher.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Equisetum ramosissimum Desf.
  • Collection Nos : HJCB-E-27
  • Collector(s) Name : Arun Singh R, Karuppusamy & Tilakar M
  • Collection Date : 16/06/14
  • Collection Locality : Sirumalai Hills, Dindigal district, Tamil Nadu
  • Habitat : Moist-deciduous forest
  • Habit : Herb-Terrestrial
  • Fertile : June-October
  • Comments : Rare in Eastern Ghats. Grows in open marshlands and along shady places in the banks of rivers and streams.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Sirumalai Hills (Dindigul district), Shevaroy Hills (Salem district) (Tamil Nadu State); Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district), Niyamgiri Hills (Kalahandi district) (Rayagada district) (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India, Himalayas, Nepal, Myanmar, South China, Formosa, Hainan, Indo-China, Philippines, Indonesia, New Guinea, New Hebrides, New Caledonia, Fiji
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena and M. Brahmam. 1989. The Flora of Similipahar (Similipal), Orissa; H.O. Saxena and M. Brahmam. 1996. The Flora of Orissa, Vol-4; Manickam, V.S., & Irudayaraj, V. (1992). Pteriodophyte Flora of the Western Ghats - South India. B.I.Publications Pvt. Ltd.
  • 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=Equisetum ramosissimum. Downloaded on 16 July 2020.


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