Bidens biternata (Lour.) Merr. & Sherff ex Sherff

 
  • Family : ASTERACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Asteraceae (Compositae)
  • Species : Bidens biternata
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Bidens biternata (Lour.) Merr. & Sherff
  • Common name : Gold Cup Silver Plate
  • Collection Nos : HFP 2062, CJS 14213
  • Collector(s) Name : C.J.Saldanha
  • Key identification features : An annual herb. Stem grooved and hairy. Leaves opposite and 3-5 foliate. Heads are in panicles, heterogamous and white. Achenes black, small, ending in awns.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Native : India, Pantropics
  • Comments : A gregarious weed of the wastelands and an aggressive colonizer
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Collection Locality : Kenchankumri State forest, Shiradi Ghat (Hassan)
  • Distribution Locality : Bangalore, Chikamagalur, Davanagere, Dharwad, Gulbarga, Hassan, Kodagu, Mysore, Raichur, Shimoga, Tumkur, Udupi, Uttara Kannada, Dakshina Kannada
  • Floras referred : Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Hassan; Gowda, 2004 - Sringeri; Ramaswamy & Razi, 1973 - Bangalore; Seetharam et al., 2000 - Gulbarga; Rao & Razi, 1981 - Mysore; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Coorg; Bhaskar & Kushalappa, 2013- Flora of Tumkur District; Manjunath et al., 2003 - Davanagere; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara

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