Lepidagathis lutea Dalzell, Hooker’s J. Bot. Kew Gard. Misc. 2: 139 1850. ;
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Common name: Yellow Lepidagathis • Marathi: पिवला भूई गॆंद Pivla Bhuigend
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Its a small perinial herb, branches filiform, 10- 20cm. Leaves opposite, 3 to 5cm,  linear, acute.
Flowers yellowish,  in short spikes forming a globuse head 3 to 5 cm at base.
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Lepidagathis lueta: Lepidagathis lueta
Today at Ratnagiri, Maharashtra

I think you meant Lepidagathis lutea 


i seen it near Guhagar on rocks along roadside.



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Plant for ID from Goa: DSR_March_2 : 4 posts by 2 authors. Attachments(2)
I recorded this dense rosette of spine tipped plant in Goa University campus, Goa.
Spines were sharp and I was not able to see internal details of flowers to decide whether it is Scrophulariaceae or Acanthaceae.
Moreover I am completely ignorant of flora of this area.

Is it Lepidagathis mitis (Acanthaceae)?


L.lutea


Thank you … I am taking it as Lepidagathis lutea Dalzell (Acanthaceae).
Indian literature indicate that it is distributed in NW Ghats (Maharashtra) and Rajasthan.



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Acanthaceae Fortnight :: Lepidagathis lutea :: Chakdeo :: PKA-MAR-01/01: 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (1)
This one was photographed at Chakdeo hill, Maharashtra. 
Local Marathi name: “Pivla Bhuigend
Bot. name: Lepidagathis lutea
Family: Acanthaceae.
Its a small perinial herb, branches filiform, 10- 20cm. Leaves opposite, 3 to 5cm,  linear, acute.
Flowers yellowish,  in short spikes forming a globuse head 3 to 5 cm at base.

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Need Lepidagathis ID: 2 images- 1 high res.
Lateritic plateau, Goa
15/12/2021


Lepidagathis lutea Dalzell
POWO, GBIF and CoL says accepted name is Lepidagathis keralensis Madhus. & N.P.Singh.
Please cross verify !


Sir but L. keralensis seems to have pink flowers…


That is why I sent links for cross verification !


Yes, Lepidagathis lutea as per images and details herein.
POWO gives it as an accepted name.



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