Leucas cephalotes (Roth) Spreng.

 
  • Family : LAMIACEAE
    (Mint Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : TULSI FAMILY (तुलसी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Lamiaceae
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Leucas cephalotes (Roth) Spreng.
  • Vernacular name :
    • Goyoso (Oria)
    • Dhurpisag, Deldona, Boma (Hindi)
    • Thumbekeera (Tamil)
    • Pedda tummi, Tummi (Telugu)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Forest clearings
  • Comments / notes : Occasional
  • Flower, Fruit : August-May
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Kurnool district, West Godavari district, Srikakulam district
    • Telangana : Mehboobnagar district
    • Maharashtra : Akola district
    • Odisha : Sambalpur district
    • Tamil Nadu : Dharmapuri district
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Himalaya
  • 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. 3
    • R. S. Rao et al., 1986 - Flora of West Godavari District
    • R. S. Rao and S. H. Sreeramulu, 1986 - Flora of Srikakulam District
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Leucas cephalotes. Downloaded on 21 May 2024.

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India Distribution

World Distribution

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