Strobilanthes reptans (Acanthaceae): a new addition to the flora of India

Sarma J., Barbhuiya H.A., Dey S. & C.K. Salunkhe

Published on : 30-Jun-2021



Strobilanthes reptans (G.Forst.) Moylan ex Y.F.Deng & J.R.I.Wood is reported here for the first time from India. A brief description of the plant along with a photo plate and distribution map is provided to facilitate its future identification. Its taxonomic affinities and differences with closely related species are examined and discussed.