Bridelia stipularis – Climbing Bridelia

Other notes

Other Name Combinations: Bridelia scandens (WFO, 2023).



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Page citation

Kawthankar, N. 2023. Bridelia stipularis (L.) Blume – Climbing Bridelia. In Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 4.12. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL:, accessed 2023/03/30.