Lepidagathis incurva var. incurva

  • Family : ACANTHACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Acanthaceae
  • Species : Lepidagathis incurva
  • Variety : incurva
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Lepidagathis incurva var. incurva
  • Key identification features : Prostrate herbs with angular stem; Leaves hispid, nerved; Inflorescence in terminal-axillary clustered, dense spikes; Sepals long, ciliate, glandular,hairy; Corolla long, bilabiate, lobed, hairy; Stamens in didynamous condition; Anthers hairy; Style curved; Stigma capitate; Fruit a long, hairy, ellipsoidal capsule with four compressed brown seeds.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Belgaum, Chikamagalur, Dakshina Kannada, Kodagu, Uttara Kannada
  • Floras referred : Sharma B.D, 1984 - Flora of Karnataka Analysis

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