Commelina hasskarlii C.B.Clarke

 
  • Family : COMMELINACEAE
    (Spiderwort Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : KANA FAMILY (काना फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Commelinaceae
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Commelina caroliniana Walter
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Grasslands
  • Comments / notes : Common in marshes of pools, ponds and lakes
  • Flower, Fruit : June-March
  • Collector(s) Name : C.J. Saldanha
  • Collection Date : 08/07/1961
  • Collection Nos : CS 6589
  • Collection Locality : Borivali National Park, Mumbai-City district (MH)
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Kurnool district, Krishna district, Vishakapatnam district, West Godavari district
    • Telangana : Khammam district, Warangal district
    • Kerala : Kollam district, Thiruvananthapuram district
    • Maharashtra : All districts of Maharashtra
    • Odisha : Angul district
  • Native : Indo Himalaya
  • World Distribution : India, Introduced in North America and SE. Asia, South America
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Literature :
    • J.L.Ellis, 1990- Flora of Nallamalais Vol. 2
    • H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3
    • IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1.
    • B. D. Sharma, S. Karthikeyan & N. P. Singh 1996 - Flora of Maharashtra state - Monocotyledons
    • Pullaiah, 1997. Fl. Andhra Pradesh, vol. 3. pp. 1002
    • Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Commelina hasskarlii. Downloaded on 27 May 2024.

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