Krascheninnikovia ceratoides (L.) Gueldenst.

 
  • Family : CHENOPODIACEAE
    (Goosefoot Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PALAK FAMILY (पालक फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Amaranthaceae
  • Basionym : Axyris ceratoides L.
  • Synonym(s) : Achyranthes moorcroftiana Hook.f.; Axyris moorcroftiana R.Br.; Ceratoides arborescens (Losinsk.) C.P.Tsien & C.G.Ma; Ceratoides compacta (Losinsk.) Soják; Ceratoides compacta var. longipilosa C.P.Tsien & C.G.Ma; Ceratoides eversmanniana (Stschegl. ex I.G.Borshch.) Botsch. & Ikonn.; Ceratoides intramongolica H.C.Fu, J.Y.Yang & S.Y.Zhao; Ceratoides latens Reveal & N.H.Holmgren; Ceratoides lenensis (Kuminova) Jurtzev & Kamelin; Ceratoides papposa Botsch. & Ikonn.; Ceratoides pungens (Popov) Czerep.; Ceratospermum papposum Pers.; Diotis ceratoides (L.) Schreb. ex Forsyth f.; Diotis ferruginea T.Nees; Eurotia arborescens Losinsk.; Eurotia ceratoides (L.) C.A.Mey.; Eurotia ceratoides var. pratensis Losinsk.; Eurotia compacta Losinsk.; Eurotia lenensis Kuminova; Eurotia prostrata Losinsk.; Eurotia pungens (Popov) Pazij; Krascheninnikovia arborescens (Losinsk.) Czerep.; Krascheninnikovia ceratoides var. bole-deserticola Gang Yang; Krascheninnikovia ceratoides var. latifolia (Moq.) Assadi; Krascheninnikovia ceratoides var. longibracteata-pratensis Zhu Li; Krascheninnikovia ceratoides var. pratensis (Losinsk.) Gang Yang; Krascheninnikovia compacta (Losinsk.) Grubov; Krascheninnikovia compacta var. longipilosa (C.P.Tsien & C.G.Ma) Mosyakin; Krascheninnikovia compacta var. yechengensis A.L.Fu; Krascheninnikovia eversmanniana (Stschegl. ex I.G.Borshch.) Grubov; Krascheninnikovia latens J.F.Gmel.; Krascheninnikovia lenensis (Kuminova) Tzvelev; Krascheninnikovia longipilosa (C.P.Tsien & C.G.Ma) G.L.Chu; Krascheninnikovia pungens (Popov) Czerep.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Krascheninnikovia ceratoides (L.) Gueldenst.
  • Common name : Himalayan Winterfat
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Habitat : Semideserted areas, dry slopes; 3500 - 4300 m. altitude
  • Flower, Fruit : June-September
  • Distribution :
    • Uttarakhand : Uttarakhand
    • Himachal Pradesh : Manali
    • Ladakh : Ldakh
  • Native : Afghanistan, Altay, Austria, Buryatiya, European Rus, China, Egypt, Hungary, India, Inner Mongolia, Iran, Iraq, Irkutsk, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Krasnoyarsk, Krym, Manchuria, Mongolia, Morocco, Nepal, Pakistan, Qinghai, Romania, Sinai, South European Russ
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : South Spain, Eest Central Europe to China, India and Czechoslovakia
  • Literature :
    • Uniyal B.P., Sharma J.R., Choudhery U., Singh D.K. (2007). Flowering Plants of Uttarakhand: A Checklist. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh: 205
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Krascheninnikovia ceratoides. Downloaded on 16 July 2024.

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