Murdannia edulis (Stokes) Faden

 
  • Family : COMMELINACEAE
    (Spiderwort Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : KANA FAMILY (काना फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Commelinaceae
  • Basionym : Commelina edulis Stokes
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Murdannia edulis (Stokes) Faden
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Grasslands
  • Comments / notes : Occasional
  • Flower, Fruit : April-June
  • Distribution :
    • Telangana : Mehboobnagar district
    • Kerala : Ernakulam district, Kottayam district, Pathanamthitta district
    • Maharashtra : Mumbai-City district, Mumbai Suburban district, Chandrapur district
    • Odisha : Mayurbhanj district, Kalhandi district
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Cambodia, Indo-China, New Guinea
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3
    • H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipahar (Similipal), Orissa
    • B. D. Sharma, S. Karthikeyan & N. P. Singh 1996 - Flora of Maharashtra state - Monocotyledons.
    • Pullaiah, T., 1997. Flora of Andhra Pradesh. Vol. 3
    • 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=Murdannia edulis. Downloaded on 20 May 2024.

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