Lasia spinosa THW. (Araceae) Vernacular name: phak naam. Common name: lasia (English) Herb, cm high, leaf stalk thorny. Leaves rosette, simple. Scientific Name: Lasia spinosa (L.) Thwaites. Taxonomic Notes: Lasia spinosa also has its synonyms such as Draconitum spinosum or Lasia aculeata. Accepted . Scientific name: Lasia spinosa *. Previous name used in the website: Synonyms: Family name: ARACEAE. English name: Lasia. Local name: Kohila / Maha.

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Not for the casual reader. This tropical aquatic plant is widespread and common in suitable habitats and in gardens. Seed ovoid-cordate, mm. The genus contains only two known species, Lasia spinosa and Lasia concinna. Message The user has shared this species from India Biodiversity Portal with you.

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Petiole long, prickly; leaf balde hastate, entire or pedately lobed and cut, nerves beneath prickly. Lasia spinosa Linnaeus Thwaites, Enum.

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This Araceae -related article is a stub. Flower hermaphrodite, all fertile.

Wild vegetables of Karbi – Anglong district, Assam Desc: Lasia is a genus of flowering plants in the family Araceaenative to Asia and New Guinea. The Chinese record of Cyrtosperma lasis Griffith Fl. Tsangcollected in Hainan.

For the insect genus, see Lasia fly. Also includes information lasa to territorial extension of the individual or group in terms of its activities feeding, mating, etc. Stem long creeping and stoloniferous, erect or ascending, ca. However, benefits to ecosystems not specific to humans are best treated under Risk statement what happens when the organism is removed.

Stipe of spadix obscure; spadix cylindric, cm, in fruit elongated to 8 cm. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. Sacred groves are tracts of virgin forest with rich biodiversity, as they have been protected for c Last update on Lassia not include altitudinal distribution, which is covered under Habitat.

The spiny leaf stem Photograph by: In addition to the botanical information the flora also gives basic information on habitat and some uses. Spadix short, cylindric, laasia.


Lasia spinosa

Year ISBN – Description Very terse details of medicinal uses of plants with a wide range of references and details of lazia into the plants chemistry. Document specific search options Title. Vascular plant diversity in the sacred grove of Modapalli in Viskhapatnam District of Andhra Pradesh, The threats to which this taxon is subject. An on-line version is also available.

If you would like to support this site, please consider Donating. Describes the likelihood of the species becoming extinct in the present day or in the near future. A general description, with any kind of information about the taxon.

Describes the general appearance of the taxon; e. Lasia loureiroi Schott, nom. Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical [online] Databases. Encyclopedia of Life EOL. Nomenclature and Classification Nomenclature and Classification. Herbs, m tall.

Related observations Show all. The spiny underside of the leaf Photograph by: