Cyathocline purpurea (Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don) Kuntze

  • Family : ASTERACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Compositae
  • Species : Cyathocline purpurea
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Cyathocline purpurea (Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don) Kuntze
  • Key identification features : A slender aromatic herb with stems branched, grooved, more or less pubescent. Heads heterogamous in corymbose panicles, rose-purple in colour.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : November-June
  • Comments : Occasional in moist places, often near streams of the forests.
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Distribution Locality : Sokalaru R.F. (West Godavari district), Dharakonda hills (East Godavari district), Araku Valley (Visakhapatnam district) (Andhra Pradesh State); Kalahandi district, Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district) (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, Vietnam
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2007 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 3; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2 ; R. S. Rao et al., 1986 - Flora of West Godavari District ; H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipal, Orissa; IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. purpurea. Downloaded on 9 July 2020.


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