Spermacoce articularis L. f.

  • Family : RUBIACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Rubiaceae
  • Species : Spermacoce articularis
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Spermacoce articularis L.f.
  • Key identification features : A diffuse or prostrate herb, rusty brown. Leaves are elliptic-oblong, subsessile. Inflorescence is in axillary, few-flowerd clusters. Capsule is hispid, obovoid. Seeds are oblong.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments : Common weed
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Bangalore, Bellary, Bijapur, Chikamagalur, Hassan, Kodagu, Kolar, Mysore, Raichur, Shimoga, Udupi, Uttara Kannada, Dakshina Kannada
  • Floras referred : Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 - Udupi; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara


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