Haplanthodes nilgherrensis (Wight) R.B.Majumdar

  • Family : ACANTHACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Acanthaceae
  • Species : Haplanthodes nilgherrensis
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Haplanthodes nilgherrensis (Wight) R.B.Majumdar
  • Collection Nos : KFP 6886
  • Endemism : Western Ghats
  • Key identification features : Highly branched herbs with quadrangular branches; Leaves glabrous, attenuate; Petiole long; Infloresecence in terminal spikes terminal, dense, hairy; Calyx long, lobed,hairy; Corolla long, lobed hairy; Style slender, Stigma linear; Fruit a oblong capsule; Seeds hairy.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Native : India
  • Comments : Frequent in shaded places
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Chikamagalur, Dakshina Kannada, Hassan, Kodagu, Mysore, Shimoga, Uttara Kannada, Udupi
  • Floras referred : Sharma B.D, 1984 - Flora of Karnataka Analysis; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara

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