Botanical Survey of India | Flora of India

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Herbs, erect, branched, crisped hairy. Leaves alternate, petioled. Heads homogamous. Involucral bracts many-seriate; inner acute. Receptacle flat, naked. Corolla tubular. Anthers obtusely auricled. Style arms subulate, hirtellous. Achenes obovate, smooth, shining, ecostate. Pappus hairs red, few, short.

A monotypic genus, endemic to India.




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