Argyreia setosa (Roxb.) Choisy

  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Convolvulaceae
  • Species : Argyreia setosa
  • Synonym : Lettsomia setosa Roxb.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Unresolved
  • Vernacular name : Unnayangodi (Tam.); Maya tiga, Verri boddi tiga (Tel.)
  • Collection Nos : RRLB 1422
  • Collector(s) Name : H.O Saxena
  • Collection Date : 16/11/73
  • Collection Locality : Chandiput, Ganjam district, Odisha
  • Habit : Climber
  • Flower, Fruit : October-January
  • Comments : Occasional in open forests along the Ghat roadsides of north and central Eastern Ghats.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Shevaroy Hills (Salem district), Kanchipuram district (Tamil Nadu State); Srikakulam district, Visakhapatnam district, Nallamalai Hills (Kurnool district), Tirumala Hills (Chittoor district), West Godavari district (Andhra Pradesh State); Ganjam district, Kalahandi district, Angul district, Sambalpur district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; J.L.Ellis, 1990- Flora of Nallamalais Vol. 2; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2 ; 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. setosa. Downloaded on 3 July 2020.


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