Kohautia aspera (B.Heyne ex Roth) Bremek. ? (Images by Darshan Kokate (ID by Vijayasankar Raman), Inserted by Gurcharan Singh)

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Kohautia coccinea Royle (Images by Balkar Singh (ID Gurcharan Singh), Balkar SinghGurcharan Singh and Nidhan Singh)

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Kohautia gracilis (Wall.) DC. (Images by Gurcharan Singh (ID by D S Rawat), (inserted by Gurcharan Singh))

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BSI Flora of India Checklist Vol. 2 (Distribution):

Name Distribution
Kohautia aspera Andhra Pradesh, Delhi, Gujarat, Haryana, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Punjab, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh
Kohautia coccinea Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh
Kohautia gracilis Andhra Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Punjab, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh
Kohautia nagporensis Bihar, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh
Kohautia retrorsa Maharashtra, Punjab

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BSI Flora of India Checklist Vol. 2 (Distribution):

Name Distribution
Hedyotis acutangula Andaman & Nicobar Islands
Hedyotis albonerva Kerala, Tamil Nadu
Hedyotis andamanica Andaman & Nicobar Islands (syn. of Debia andamanica (Kurz) Neupane & N.Wikstr. as per POWO)
Hedyotis angustifolia Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland (syn. of Scleromitrion angustifolium (Cham. & Schltdl.) Benth. as per POWO)
Hedyotis articularis ssp. articularis (Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu)
ssp. santapaui (B.V. Shetty & Vivek.) D.B. Deb & Ratna Dutta (Kerala)
Hedyotis auricularia ssp. auricularia (Andhra Pradesh, Goa, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal) (syn. of Exallage auricularia (L.) Bremek. as per POWO)
ssp. venosa (Blume) D.B. Deb (Assam, Meghalaya, Tripura, West Bengal) (syn. of Exallage auricularia (L.) Bremek. as per POWO)
Hedyotis barberi Tamil Nadu
Hedyotis beddomei Kerala
Hedyotis bourdillonii Kerala
Hedyotis brunonis Assam, West Bengal (syn. of Oldenlandia monocephala Kuntze as per POWO)
Hedyotis buxifolia Kerala, Tamil Nadu
Hedyotis capitellata var. capitellata (syn. of Dimetia capitellata (Wall. ex G.Don) Neupane & N.Wikstr. as per POWO)
var. subpubescens (Manipur) (syn. of Dimetia capitellata (Wall. ex G.Don) Neupane & N.Wikstr. as per CoL)
Hedyotis congesta Andaman & Nicobar Islands (syn. of Hedyotis prostrata Blume as per POWO)
Hedyotis cyanantha Karnataka, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu
Hedyotis devicolamensis Kerala, Tamil Nadu
Hedyotis eualata var. eualata (Kerala, Tamil Nadu)
var. agastyamalayana A.N. Henry & Subr. (Tamil Nadu)
Hedyotis fruticosa Kerala
Hedyotis fulva Meghalaya (syn. of Exallage barbata (Korth.) Bremek. as per POWO)
Hedyotis gamblei Tamil Nadu
Hedyotis hermanniana DOUBTFUL TAXA (syn. of Leptopetalum biflorum (L.) Neupane & N.Wikstr. as per POWO)
Hedyotis hirsutissima Tamil Nadu
Hedyotis indirae Kerala
Hedyotis insularis Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram (syn. of Exallage insularis (Spreng.) Neupane & N.Wikstr. as per POWO)
Hedyotis kottangathattiensis Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha, Rajasthan
Hedyotis kurzii Andaman & Nicobar Islands
Hedyotis leschenaultiana var. leschenaultiana (Tamil Nadu)
var. wynaadensis (Gamble) Deb & Ratna Dutta (Tamil Nadu)
Hedyotis lineata Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal (syn. of Exallage ulmifolia (Wall.) Bremek. as per POWO)
Hedyotis membranacea Kerala
Hedyotis merguensis Andamans, Mizoram, Tripura (syn. of Involucrella coronaria (Kurz) Neupane & N.Wikstr. as per POWO)
Hedyotis neesiana Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu
Hedyotis paradoxa Andaman & Nicobar Islands (syn. of Exallage paradoxa (Kurz) Bremek. as per POWO)
Hedyotis pinifolia Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Manipur, Odisha, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal (syn. Scleromitrion pinifolium (Wall. ex G.Don) R.J.Wang as per POWO)
Hedyotis pruinosa Kerala
Hedyotis purpurascens Kerala, Tamil Nadu
Hedyotis rajasekaranii Tamil Nadu
Hedyotis ramarowii Kerala, Tamil Nadu
Hedyotis scabra Arunachal Pradesh, Assam (syn. of Scleromitrion scabrum(Wall. ex Kurz) Neupane & N.Wikstr.  as per CoL)
Hedyotis scandens Meghalaya, Sikkim (syn. of Dimetia scandens (Roxb.) R.J.Wang as per POWO)
Hedyotis stylosa Tamil Nadu
Hedyotis swertioides Kerala, Tamil Nadu
Hedyotis tetrandra Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland
Hedyotis travancorica Tamil Nadu
Hedyotis trimenii Tamil Nadu
Hedyotis uncinella Meghalaya, Sikkim
Hedyotis verticillaris Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Himachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Mizoram Nagaland, Sikkim, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal
Hedyotis verticillata Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Himachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Mizoram Nagaland, Sikkim, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal (syn. of Scleromitrion verticillatum (L.) R.J.Wang as per POWO)
Hedyotis vestita Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Arunachal Pradesh, West Bengal (syn. of Exallage cristata (Willd.) Nandikar & K.C.Kishor as per POWO)
Hedyotis villosostipulata Tamil Nadu (syn. of Oldenlandia villosostipulata Gamble as per POWO)
Hedyotis viscida Tamil Nadu (syn. of Oldenlandia viscida (Bedd.) Kuntze as per POWO)

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Flora of Peninsular India:
Hedyotis albonerva
Hedyotis articularis subsp. articularis
Hedyotis articularis subsp. santapaui
Hedyotis aspera (syn. of Kohautia aspera (B.Heyne ex Roth) Bremek. as per POWO)
Hedyotis barberi
Hedyotis beddomei
Hedyotis biflora (syn. of Leptopetalum biflorum (L.) Neupane & N.Wikstr. as per POWO)
Hedyotis bourdillonii
Hedyotis brachiata (syn. of Kohautia aspera (B.Heyne ex Roth) Bremek. as per POWO)
Hedyotis brachypoda (syn. of Scleromitrion brachypodum (DC.) T.C.Hsu as per POWO)
Hedyotis buxifolia
Hedyotis cyanantha
Hedyotis devicolamensis
Hedyotis eualata var. agastyamalayana
Hedyotis eualata var. eualata
Hedyotis fruticosa
Hedyotis gamblei
Hedyotis hirsutissima
Hedyotis kottangathattiensis
Hedyotis leschenaultiana var. leschenaultiana
Hedyotis leschenaultiana var. wynaadensis
Hedyotis lessertiana
Hedyotis membranacea
Hedyotis nagporensis (syn. of Kohautia nagporensis (Brace ex Haines) Santapau & Merchant as per POWO)
Hedyotis neesiana
Hedyotis ovatifolia (syn. Debia ovatifolia (Cav.) Neupane & N.Wikstr. as per POWO)
Hedyotis pinifolia (syn. Scleromitrion pinifolium (Wall. ex G.Don) R.J.Wang as per POWO)
Hedyotis pruinosa
Hedyotis pterita (syn. of Leptopetalum pteritum (Blume) Neupane & N.Wikstr. as per POWO)
Hedyotis purpurascens
Hedyotis racemosa (syn. of Leptopetalum racemosum (Lam.) Shih H.Chen & M.J.Wu as per POWO)
Hedyotis rajasekaranii
Hedyotis ramarowii
Hedyotis ramarowii var. kannikattica
Hedyotis shettyi
Hedyotis sisaparensis (syn. of Hedyotis leschenaultiana var. leschenaultiana as per POWO)
Hedyotis swertioides
Hedyotis travancorica
Hedyotis trinervia (syn. of Edrastima trinervia (Retz.) Neupane & N.Wikstr. as per POWO)
Hedyotis verticillata (syn. of Scleromitrion verticillatum (L.) R.J.Wang as per POWO)
Hedyotis vestita (syn. of Exallage cristata (Willd.) Nandikar & K.C.Kishor as per POWO)
Hedyotis villosostipulata (syn. of Oldenlandia villosostipulata Gamble as per POWO)
Hedyotis viscida (syn. of Oldenlandia viscida (Bedd.) Kuntze as per POWO)


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Flora of Eastern Ghats: Hill Ranges of South East India, Volume 3 By T. Pullaiah, K. Sri Ramamurthy (Description & Keys-
Hedyotis affinis (syn. of Oldenlandia affinis (Roem. & Schult.) DC.),
Hedyotis aspera (syn. of Kohautia aspera (B.Heyne ex Roth) Bremek.),
Hedyotis auricularia (syn. of Oldenlandia auricularia (L.) K.Schum.),
Hedyotis biflora (syn. of Oldenlandia biflora L.),
Hedyotis brachiata (syn. of Oldenlandia attenuata (Willd.) M.R.Almeida),
Hedyotis caerulea (syn. of Hedyotis cyanantha Kurz),
Hedyotis corymbosa (syn. of Oldenlandia corymbosa L.),
Hedyotis diffusa (syn. of Oldenlandia diffusa (Willd.) Roxb.),
Hedyotis gracilis (syn. of Kohautia gracilis (Wall.) DC.),
Hedyotis graminifolia (syn. of Oldenlandia stricta L.),
Hedyotis herbacea (syn. of Oldenlandia herbacea (L.) Roxb.),
Hedyotis nitida (syn. of Hedyotis neesiana Arn.),
Hedyotis pinifolia (syn. of Oldenlandia pinifolia (Wall. ex G.Don) Kuntze),
Hedyotis puberula (syn. of Oldenlandia umbellata L.) &
Hedyotis pumila (syn. of Oldenlandia pumila (L.f.) DC.)   

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Kohautia aspera (India, Pakistan (Sind & Punjab), Arabia, South and East Africa)
Kohautia coccinea (Tropical East Africa, Western temperate Himalayas and Pakistan)
Kohautia gracilis ( India, Pakistan (Baluchistan, Punjab and Hazara), Sikkim, Burma and Bengal.)
Kohautia retrorsa (Pakistan (Sind and Baluchistan) and Arabia)

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Species with distribution in annotated checklist of Flowering plants of Nepal (Distribution):
Kohautia coccinea Royle (1600-2700 m; Tropical Africa, Himalaya (Kashmir to Nepal))
Kohautia gracilis (Wall.) DC. (1500 m; Himalaya, India)


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Pl. go through Kohautia page (Rubiaceae) with images of species in efloraofindia (done by Gurcharan Singh Ji).

If you find any mis-identification, pl. let us know.
If anybody can send images of other species of this genera (for incorporation in the website), it will be really nice. Also, if anybody is interested to take up the activity of inserting images on efloraofindia pages from efloraofindia posts, pl. let us know.


 

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