Egypt (SE-Egypt), Oman (Dhofar, Mascat & Oman), Saudi Arabia (Asir), Yemen
(Aden Desert, coastal Hadhramaut, Inner Hadhramaut, SW-Yemen, Tihama), United
Arab Emirates, India (C-, E-, N- & peninsular India), Sri Lanka, Somalia,
Djibouti, Ethiopia, Mali, Niger, Chad, N-Nigeria, Sudan, South Sudan, Central
African Republic, Cameroon, Myanmar [Burma] (widespread), Pakistan (Karachi,
Sind, Punjab)
as per Catalogue of Life;

by B. Rathinasabapathy (Id by Vijayasankar Raman & P. Santhan), P. Santhan & Devendra Bhardwaj (Inserted by J.M.Garg) (For more photos & complete details, click
on the links)



Worm Killer, Dutchman’s pipe, Bracteated Birth Wort;

Habit: Herb

Flowering and fruiting: Throughout the year
Scrub jungles, aslo grown as medicinal plants
India, Sri Lanka, Arabia, Tropical Africa 
After a gap I again sending some flora from arid rajasthan.
It is Aristolochia bracteolata
This photo taken near jodhpur on 14/3/2003.
shape like Hukka (A type of smoking)

for id, BRS 530 : Attachments (2). 6 posts by 5 authors.
Pl. find the attached file contain photo for id. confirmation.

Location: Kumudam Nagar, Coimbatore

Date: 20,11,2013
Habitat: Urban, Road side
Habit: Climber/herb

Aristolochia indica L. perhaps

It is Aristolochia bracteolata Lam.

Aristolochia indica.

Aristolochia bracteolata Lam (=A. bracteata ) Kidamar (Hindi), Aaduthinnapalai (Tamil)

Aristolochia bracteolata Lam. : Attachments (1). 2 posts by 2 authors.

Aristolochia bracteolata Lam. (= A. bracteata Retz.), Fam: Aristolochiaceae

Chennai, near Air port, Tamilnadu,
sub erect or spreading herb, bitter, antidote for snake bite Aaduthinna paalai (Tamil), Kidamar (Hindi)

We find this in Oman too in the fields and near water




Aristolochia brecteata: id confirm : 3 posts by 1 author. Attachments (2)- 2 Mb and 3 Mb. 
Aristolochia brecteata

Attachments (1) – 2 Mb.

Yes. Correct name is Aristolochia bracteolata Lam.



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