Cynanchum callialatum Buch.-Ham. ex Wight

 
  • Family : ASCLEPIADACEAE
    (Milkweed Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : AAK FAMILY (आक फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Apocynaceae
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Cynanchum callialatum Buch.-Ham. ex Wight
  • Vernacular name :
    • Kalialata (Hindi)
    • Kurvari, Sarpakatanagada (Oria)
  • Habit : Climber
  • Habitat : Tropical moist deciduous forests
  • Comments / notes : Occasional on hills up to 900m
  • Flower, Fruit : October-March
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Vishakapatnam district, Chittoor district
    • Kerala : Kannur district, Wayanad district, Malappuram district, Palakkad district, Thrissur district, Kottayam district, Alappuzha district, Pathanamthitta district, Thiruvananthapuram district
    • Maharashtra : Lonavala
    • Odisha : Ganjam district, Mayurbhanj district, Bargarh district
    • Tamil Nadu : Salem district, Dindigul district
  • Native : Bangladesh, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan
  • World Distribution : India, Myanmar
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4
    • H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2
    • Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983
    • 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=Cynanchum callialatum. Downloaded on 16 July 2024.

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