Andrographis lineata Wall. ex Nees

 
  • Family : ACANTHACEAE
    (Acanthus Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : ARUSA FAMILY (अडूसा फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Acanthaceae
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Andrographis lineata Nees
  • Vernacular name :
    • Perianangai (Tamil)
  • Habit : Undershrub
  • Habitat : Tropical semi-evergreen forests, grasslands
  • Comments / notes : On hills above 1000m, grasslands
  • Flower, Fruit : July-October
  • Collector(s) Name : C.J. Saldanha, S.R. Ramesh
  • Collection Date : 09/06/1978
  • Collection Nos : KFP 2597
  • Collection Locality : B.R. Hills
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Kadapa district, Vishakapatnam district
    • Karnataka : Hassan district, Mysuru district, Tumakuru district
    • Kerala : Pathanamthitta 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 : India
  • Endemism : Peninsular India
  • World Distribution : India
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4
    • 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
    • Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 – Flora of Hassan District
    • Rao & Razi, 1981 – Flora of Mysore
    • Bhaskar & Kushalappa, 2013- Flora of Tumkur District
    • Sharma B.D, 1984 - Flora of Karnataka Analysis
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Andrographis lineata. Downloaded on 19 July 2024.

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