Commelina subulata Roth

 
  • 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 subulata Roth
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Deciduous forests
  • Comments / notes : Weed of rice fields and other marshes, On hills above 1000m.
  • Flower, Fruit : August-September
  • Collector(s) Name : Raja K. Swamy
  • Collection Date : 01/02/2016
  • Collection Nos : HJCB-0428
  • Collection Locality : Batrepalli, Nigidi forests, Anantapur district (AP)
  • Distribution :
    • Telangana : Ranga Reddy district
    • Karnataka : Ballari district
    • Maharashtra : Kolhapur district, Pune district
    • Tamil Nadu : Coimbatore district, Dindigul district, Dharmapuri district, Kanchipuram (Changalpattu-CGP) district, Karur district, Krishnagiri district, Madurai district, Namakkal district, Pudukkottai district, Sivaganga district, Salem district, Tiruchirapalli district, Tiruvannamalai district, Villipuram district, Vellore district
  • Native : Africa
  • World Distribution : India, Tropical Africa, Arabian peninsula
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Literature :
    • N.P.Singh, 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka
    • IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1.
    • B. D. Sharma, S. Karthikeyan & N. P. Singh 1996 - Flora of Maharashtra state - Monocotyledons
    • Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (2). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983
    • Pullaiah, 1997. Fl. Andhra Pradesh, vol. 3. pp. 1004.
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Commelina subulata. Downloaded on 25 May 2024.

Botanical Description

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India Distribution

World Distribution

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