in ,

Tragia praetervisa / EUPHORBIACEAE

Tragia praetervisa

B.N. :-Tragia praetervisa

Family: EUPHORBIACEAE

Citation: Tragia praetervisa Chakrab. N.P.Balakr., Rheedea 16: 23. 2006 & Fam. Euphorbiaceae India 183. 2007. Tragia hispida sensu auct plur., non Willd. 1805; Gambie, FI. Pres. Madras 1332(932). 1925, Manilal Sivar,, Fi. Calicut 267. 1982; Mohanan, Fl. Quilon Dist. 374. 1984; Ansari, Fl. Kasaragod Div. 348. 1985, Ramach. & V.J. Nair, Fİ. Cannanore Dist. 427. 1988; Antony, Syst. Stud. Fl. Kottayam Dist. 369. 1989; Babu, FI. Malappuram Dist. 741. 1990; M. Mohanan & Henry, FI. Thiruvanthapuram 427. 1994; Subram, Fl. Thenmala Div, 335. 1995; Sasidh. et al., Bot. Stud. Med. Pl. Kerala 10,16. 1996; Sasidh. & Sivar., Fl. PI. Thrissur For. 415. 1996; Sivar, & Mathew, Fl. Nilambur 645. 1997; Sasidh., Fl. Parambikulam WLS 299. 2002; Anil Kumar et al., FI, Pathanamthitta 458. 2005; N.P.Balakr. & Chakrab., Fam. Euphorbiaceae India 181. 2007.

Description: Leaves 10-15 x 10 cm, ovate, apex acuminate, base acute, margin serrate. Spike axillary to 15 cm; female flowers 3 mm across 1 or 2 at base and male above; male tepals 3, 2 mm, ovate, obtuse, glabrous, stamens 3, free; female tepals 6-lobed, hispid; style 3-gonous, stout, stigma 3. Capsule 3-lobed; seed glutinose, glandular papillose.

Habit: Climber

Flowering & Fruiting: January-June

District(s): Palakkad, Pathanamthitta, Malappuram

Medicinal:

Habitat: Weed along roadsides in forest areas

Distribution: India, Myanmar and Sri Lanka

Aquatic: No

Epiphyte(s): No

Saprophyte: No

Stem parasite: No

Root parasite: No

Flower colour(s): Green, Yellow

What do you think?

346 points
Upvote Downvote

Written by DD

Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Loading…

0
अरगवधा

Aragavadha / Cassia fistula, Caesalpiniaceae

Research methodology & Medical statics