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chitralekha P

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Nov 4, 2010, 11:29:57 AM11/4/10
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Hello.
A very happy and prosperous Deepavali to you all.
 
Please identify.
Is it a species of Pergularia?
Wild climber growing in JNU campus, Delhi, flowers in October.
Flowers small (~1.5 cm) in umbellate cymes, fruits ~4-6cm, divaricate, spiny.
Regards,
P.Chitraleha
 

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Gurcharan Singh

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Nov 4, 2010, 11:36:03 AM11/4/10
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Pergularia daemia, Chitra ji


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Satish Phadke

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Nov 4, 2010, 1:30:15 PM11/4/10
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Yes Pergularia daemia indeed.
Family: Apocynaceae Subfamily: Asclepiadoideae
Dr Phadke

Pankaj Kumar

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Nov 4, 2010, 1:41:00 PM11/4/10
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Pergularia daemia (Forssk.) Chiov. Res. Sci. Somalia Ital. 1: 115. 1916

Syn: Asclepias daemia Forssk. Fl. Aegypt.-Arab. 51. 1775.

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Pankaj

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Chitralekha

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Nov 4, 2010, 3:47:35 PM11/4/10
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Thanks Dr Gurcharan Singhji and Dr.Phadke but isn't the family
Asclepiadaceae?
P.Chitralekha

On Nov 4, 10:30 pm, Satish Phadke <drsmpha...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Yes *Pergularia daemia* indeed.
> Family: *Apocynaceae *Subfamily: *Asclepiadoideae*
> Dr Phadke
>
> On 4 November 2010 20:59, chitralekha P <p_chitrale...@yahoo.co.in> wrote:
>
>
>
> > Hello.
> > A very happy and prosperous Deepavali to you all.
>
> > Please identify.
> > Is it a species of Pergularia?
> > Wild climber growing in JNU campus, Delhi, flowers in October.
> > Flowers small (~1.5 cm) in umbellate cymes, fruits ~4-6cm, divaricate,
> > spiny.
> > Regards,
> > P.Chitraleha- Hide quoted text -
>
> - Show quoted text -

Gurcharan Singh

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Nov 4, 2010, 4:51:16 PM11/4/10
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As Chtralekha ji, it is. It is, however, now mostly included under Apocynaceae, at the most as separate subfamily.


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Retired  Associate Professor
SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
Res: 932 Anand Kunj, Vikas Puri, New Delhi-110018.
Phone: 011-25518297  Mob: 9810359089
http://people.du.ac.in/~singhg45/ 

Dr Pankaj Kumar

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Nov 4, 2010, 4:57:47 PM11/4/10
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As far as my knowledge here are the list of families which has been
included in APG III or before....

Vincaceae
Stapeliaceae
Plumeriaceae
Periplocaceae
Pacouriaceae
Ophioxylaceae
Cynanchaceae
Cerberaceae
Carissaceae
Asclepiadaceae
Willughbieaceae

Regards
Pankaj

On Nov 5, 1:51 am, Gurcharan Singh <singh...@gmail.com> wrote:
> As Chtralekha ji, it is. It is, however, now mostly included under
> Apocynaceae, at the most as separate subfamily.
>
> --
> Dr. Gurcharan Singh
> Retired  Associate Professor
> SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
> Res: 932 Anand Kunj, Vikas Puri, New Delhi-110018.
> Phone: 011-25518297  Mob: 9810359089http://people.du.ac.in/~singhg45/

tanay bose

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Nov 4, 2010, 9:02:34 PM11/4/10
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Pergularia daemia
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