Balanophora polyandra Griff.

 
  • Family : BALANOPHORACEAE
    (Balanophora Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : BALANOPHORA FAMILY
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Balanophoraceae
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Balanophora polyandra Griff.
  • Habit : Parasite
  • Habitat : Tropical evergreen forests
  • Comments / notes : Root parasitic herb
  • Flower, Fruit : September-October
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Nellore district
    • Karnataka : Mysuru district
    • Odisha : Ganjam district, Keonjhar district
  • World Distribution : India
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3
    • Rao & Razi, 1981 - Mysore
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Balanophora polyandra. Downloaded on 29 May 2024.

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