Oldenlandia herbacea

Oldenlandia herbacea (L.) Roxb., Hort. Bengal. 11 1814. (Syn: Hedyotis dichotoma (Roxb. ex Wight & Arn.) A.Rich., nom. illeg.; Hedyotis diffusa Spreng., nom. illeg.; Hedyotis heynei R.Br. ex Wall.; Hedyotis stricta Sm.; Hedyotis trichopoda A.Rich.; Kohautia stricta (Sm.) DC.; Oldenlandia asperula DC.; Oldenlandia dichotoma Roxb. ex Wight & Arn.; Oldenlandia dichotoma var. papillosa Chiov.; Oldenlandia herbacea var. dolichantha Bremek.; Oldenlandia herbacea var. dolichocarpa Bremek.; Oldenlandia herbacea var. dolichosepala Bremek.; Oldenlandia herbacea var. flaccida Bremek.; Oldenlandia herbacea var. papillosa (Chiov.) Bremek.; Oldenlandia heynei (R.Br. ex Wall.) G.Don; Oldenlandia heynei var. djalonis A.Chev.; Oldenlandia stricta (Sm.) Kuntze, nom. illeg. (ambiguous synonym));  

Africa, Indian Subcontinent as per WCSP;

Andaman Is.; Angola; Assam; Bangladesh; Benin; Borneo; Botswana; Brazil North; Brazil Southeast; Burkina; Burundi; Cameroon; Cape Provinces; Cape Verde; Caprivi Strip; Central African Repu; Chad; China Southeast; Colombia; Congo; Costa Rica; Djibouti; Eritrea; Ethiopia; Free State; Gabon; Gambia; Ghana; Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; Gulf of Guinea Is.; Hainan; Honduras; India; Ivory Coast; Jawa; Kenya; KwaZulu-Natal; Lesotho; Liberia; Madagascar; Malawi; Malaya; Mali; Mauritius; Mozambique; Namibia; New Guinea; Nigeria; Northern Provinces; Panam; Puerto Rico; Runion; Rwanda; Senegal; Sierra Leone; Socotra; Somalia; Sri Lanka; Sudan; Sumatera; Swaziland; Tanzania; Thailand; Togo; Trinidad-Tobago; Uganda; Vietnam; Zambia; Zare; Zimbabwe as per Catalogue of Life;

Slender Oldenlandia • Hindi: पापेर भेद Paper-bhed • Kannada: kaag purale • Malayalam: നൊന്നാനമ് പല്ലു Nonnanampullu, scanganam-pulli • Sanskrit: छायापर्पटिका Chhayaparpatika • Tamil: நொந்நாநம் பல்லூ nonnanampullu • Telugu: chiriveru, thella nela vaemu, verri nelavaemu; 

old-en-LAND-ee-a -- named for Henrik Bernhard Oldenland, Danish botanist and curator
her-buh-SEE-uh -- not woody


Much branched, erect herbs; stem 4-angled, narrowly winged along angles. Leaves sessile, 1.5-3 x 0.1-0.3 cm, linear-lanceolate, acute at apex, glabrous; stipules short, 3-4-setose on margins. Flowers solitary or 2-nate, axillary; peduncles filiform, 0.5-1 cm long. Calyx tube turbinate, to 2 mm, funnel-shaped; lobes triangular-subulate. Corolla white, 1-1.5 mm long, wider on mouth; lobes 5, minute. Stamens 4, included, subsessile. Stigma 2-fid. Capsule c. 2.5 mm across, subglobose, didymous, loculicidal. Seeds minute, trigonous.
Flowering and fruiting: July-December
Grasslands and moist deciduous forests, also in the plains
Tropical Africa and Asia
(Attributions- Dr. N Sasidharan (Dr. B P Pal Fellow), Kerala Forest Research Institute, Peechi from India Biodiversity Portal)
 
 
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A small herb with minute flowers.

On 14/11/09 in Shamirpet in Rangareddi district of Andhra Pradesh, India.


The prominently angled stems and solitary flowers confirm its id as H. herbacea
Seems to be H.herbacea
Thanks, ...
It's current name is Oldenlandia herbacea (L.) Roxb. as per link:


 
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Oldenlandia herbacea (L.) Roxb.: Attachments (2). 1 post by 1 author.
Oldenlandia herbacea (L.) Roxb. Rubiaceae
1/12/2013
750m Altitude,
Bevanattham, village, near Kelamangalam town, Krishnagiri DT, Tamil Nadu
Erect herb at foot hill
Became block on drying.
no uses recorded.


 
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Dec 2015
Talegaon Dabhade Pune
Requesting to Id this wild herb with white flowers. it was difficult to get close up of flowers as they were very tiny.
Oldenlandia herbacea, Rubiaceae


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Oldenlandia corymbosa L. SN Nov32 : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (3)
Oldenlandia corymbosa L, diffuse herb from Virajpet area of Coorg, Karnataka
Thank you for sharing, never seen flowers having such significantly longer corolla tube than calyx lobes.
I think more closer to images at Oldenlandia herbacea (L.) Roxb. rather than those at Oldenlandia corymbosa

 
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please find the images of Hedyotis corymbosa
Name: Hedyotis corymbosa
Family: Rubiaceae
Habit: Herb
Habitat: Wild, Grasslands
Place of collection: Ranpur, Nayagarh, Odisha
I think there is a mix up of images here.
Can not say about other three images.
Yore right, ..., there are mix-up images,
The second one, not Oldenaldia et al and third one resembles Mitrasacme indica, Loganiaceae member.
 

  

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