Coldenia procumbens L.

 
  • Family : BORAGINACEAE
    (Forget-Me-Not Or Borage Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : LASORA FAMILY (लसोड़ा फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Boraginaceae
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Coldenia procumbens L.
  • Vernacular name :
    • Tripungi, Tripungki (Hindi)
    • Challangai, Tripakshi gida (Kannada)
    • Seruppadai (Tamil)
    • Gondhrilata, Moyinibuta (Oria)
    • Hamsapadu, Cheppu tattaaku, Bukkinaku (Telugu)
    • Tripakshi (Sanskrit)
    • Tripanki (Marathi)
    • Nilamparanda, Cherupulladi (Malayalam)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Wastelands, dried up ponds
  • Comments / notes : Lake shores, paddy fields and wasteland
  • Flower, Fruit : December-August
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Nellore district, Guntur district, Kurnool district, East Godavari district, Chittoor district, Vishakapatnam district, Srikakulam district, West Godavari district
    • Karnataka : Ballari district, BDR, Raichur district, Kalaburagi (Gulbarga) district, Vijayapura (Bijapur) district, Koppal district
    • Kerala : All districts or Kerala
    • Maharashtra : Akola district
    • Odisha : Koraput district, Sambalpur district
    • Tamil Nadu : Tiruvannamalai district, Dharmapuri district, Salem district, Tiruchirapalli district
  • World Distribution : Pantropical
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4
    • J.L.Ellis, 1990- Flora of Nallamalais Vol. 2
    • H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2
    • R. S. Rao et al., 1986 - Flora of West Godavari District
    • R. S. Rao and S. H. Sreeramulu, 1986 - Flora of Srikakulam District
    • N.P.Singh, 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka
    • Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI
    • N.P. Singh, P. Lakshminarasimhan, S. Karthikeyan & P. V. Prasanna (2001). Flora of Maharashtra state, Dicotyledones. Vol. 2. Botanical survey of India, Govt. India.
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Coldenia procumbens. Downloaded on 29 May 2024.

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