Tenagocharis latifolia (D.Don) Buchenau

 
  • Family : ALISMATACEAE
    (Water-Plantain Or Arrowhead Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : ALISMA FAMILY
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Alismataceae
  • Synonym(s) : Butomopsis latifolia (D.Don) Kunth
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Butomopsis latifolia (D.Don) Kunth
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Aquatic
  • Comments / notes : Common in marshy places.
  • Key identification features : Erect herb with Milky Juice
  • Flower, Fruit : September-February
  • Distribution :
    • Telangana : Nizamabad district, Warangal district
    • Maharashtra : Bhandara district, Chandrapur district, Nagpur district, Yavatmal district
    • Odisha : Bargarh district, Bolangir district
  • World Distribution : Tropical Africa to SE. Asia through Malaysia, North Australia
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1996- Flora of Orissa Vol. 4
    • H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipahar (Similipal), Orissa
    • B. D. Sharma, S. Karthikeyan & N. P. Singh 1996 - Flora of Maharashtra state - Monocotyledons.
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Tenagocharis latifolia. Downloaded on 21 May 2024.

Herbarium Specimen(s)

India Distribution

World Distribution

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