Mollugo nudicaulis Lam.

 
  • Family : AIZOACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Aizoaceae
  • Species : Mollugo nudicaulis
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Mollugo nudicaulis Lam.
  • Common name : Naked Stem Carpetweed
  • Vernacular name : Paprastaka (Kan.)
  • Collection Nos : R.R.Rao 58, KFP 6419, KFP 9181
  • Key identification features : An annual herb with radiating prostrate branches. Leaves are simple, small and whorled. Flowers are small in axillary or terminal cymes. Fruit is a capsule.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Native : Mayotte
  • Comments : The plant is very bitter
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Bangalore, Bellary, Bijapur, Davanagere, Mysore, Tumkur
  • Floras referred : Saldanha, 1984; Ramaswamy & Razi, 1973 - Bangalore; Rao & Razi, 1981 - Mysore; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Coorg; Bhaskar & Kushalappa, 2013- Flora of Tumkur District; N.P.Singh, 1988- Flora of Eastern Karnataka; Manjunath et al., 2003 - Davanagere

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