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  Leucas angularis
 
  Family: LAMIACEAE/LABIATAE
  Citation:  Leucas angularis Benth. in Wall., Pl. Asiat. Rar. 1: 62. 1830; Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 4: 684. 1885; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 1151(805). 1924; Manilal, Fl. Silent Valley 219. 1988; Ramach. & V.J. Nair, Fl. Cannanore Dist. 365. 1988; Babu, Fl. Malappuram Dist. 647. 1990; Sivar. & Mathew, Fl. Nilambur 547. 1997; Sasidh., Fl. Chinnar WLS 249. 1999; V. Singh, Monogr. Indian Leucas 38. 2001; Ratheesh Narayanan, Fl. Stud. Wayanad Dist. 652. 2009. Leucas marrubioides Desf. var. pulneyensis Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 4: 684. 1885.
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  Description: Prostrate branching herbs, pubescent. Leaves simple, opposite, 3.5 x 1.5 cm, ovate, obtuse, base rounded or truncate, serrate, pubescent; petiole 0.5 cm. Verticils axillary, 4-6 flowered; bracts 3 mm, linear, ciliate. Calyx tube 8 mm, 10 toothed, unequal, to 2 mm, long, ciliate. Corolla tube 9 mm, subequal; filaments 5 and 7 mm, pubescent. Ovary 1 mm, style 1 3 mm.
  Habit: Herb
  Flowering & Fruiting: March-July
  District(s): Idukki, Malappuram, Kannur, Palakkad, Wayanad
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  Habitat: Dry deciduous and evergreen forests
  Distribution: Indo-Malesia
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): White
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
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  Localities: Alampetty, Nilikkal, Nedumpoyil, Tolpetty, Nadugani ghats
   
 
   
 
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