Ceropegia pullaiahii Raja Kullayisw., Sandhyar. & Karupp.

  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Apocynaceae
  • Species : Ceropegia pullaiahii
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Not found in The Plant List
  • Vernacular name : Bodanimmatagadda (Tel.)
  • Endemism : Eastern Ghats (Andhra Pradesh)
  • Key identification features : Slender twining herb of about 2 m long, glabrous. Inflorescence in 2-3 flowered cymes, pedicel glabrous. Flowers up to 8.5 cm long, lower inflated part of corolla tube distinctly dilated and forming a globose structure at base.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : June-December
  • Native : India
  • Comments : Reported only from its type locality in Anantapur district, Andhra Pradesh State at an altitude of 714 m on steep exposed slopes of open dry deciduous forest.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Nigidi RF (Ananthapur district) (Andhra Pradesh State)
  • World Distribution : India
  • Literature : Nordic J. Bot. 31(2): 166. 2012 [7 Nov 2012]
  • 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=Ceropegia pullaiahii. Downloaded on 10 July 2020.

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