Brachystelma elenaduensis Char. ex Sathyan.

 
  • Family : ASCLEPIADACEAE
    (MILKWEED FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Apocynaceae
  • Species : Brachystelma elenaduensis
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Brachystelma elenaduensis Char. ex Sathyan.
  • Endemism : South India
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : April-September
  • Native : India
  • Comments : Grows amidst grasses on open rocky hill slopes deposited with sandy loamy soil at an altitude about 1000 m and above.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Kolli Hills (Namakkal district), Shevaroy Hills (Salem district) (Tamil Nadu State)
  • World Distribution : India
  • Literature : Kaliamoorthy, S., T.S. Saravanan, B.S. Elango & G.V.S. Murthy (2015). The Elenadu Shortcrown Brachystelma elenaduense Sathyan. (Asclepiadaceae) - a new distribution record for Tamil Nadu, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa.
  • 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=Brachystelma elenaduensis. Downloaded on 15 July 2020.

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