Microglossa pyrifolia (Lam.) Kuntze

 
  • Family : ASTERACEAE
    (Composite Or Aster Or Sunflower Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : GENDA FAMILY (गेंदा फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Asteraceae
  • Synonym(s) : Conyza pyrifolia Lam.; Erigeron pyrifolius (Lam.) Benth.; Conyza heudelotii Oliv. & Hiern; Conyza syringifolia Meyen & Walp.; Conyza volubilis Wall.; Frivaldia volubilis (DC.) Zoll. & Moritzi; Microglossa petiolaris DC.; Microglossa volubilis DC.; Pluchea subumbellata Klatt; Psiadia volubilis (DC.) Baill.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Microglossa pyrifolia (Lam.) Kuntze
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Key identification features : Sprawling shrubs, up to 3 m high; branches grooved; Leaves ovate-lanceolate, obscurely toothed; Heads clustered in rounded corymbs, white; Achenes compressed, 4-angled, puberulous; Pappus red.
  • Flower, Fruit : Aprilil- October
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Changlang, Tirap
    • Assam : Assam
    • Nagaland : Nagaland
    • Mizoram : Mizoram
    • Manipur : Manipur
    • Tripura : Tripura
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Angola, India, Bangladesh, Benin, Cambodia, Cameroon, Central African Repu, China, Comoros, Congo, Bhutan, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Gulf of Guinea Islands, Hainan, Ivory Coast, Jawa, Kenya, Laos, Liberia, Madagascar, Malaya, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nigeria, Philippines, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Uganda, Vietnam, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe
  • Literature :
    • G.S Giri., A.Pramanik., H.J. Chowdhery., G.D Pal and S.K. Das (2008). Materials for Arunachal Pradesh, Vol (2), Pg: 33
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Microglossa pyrifolia. Downloaded on 20 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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