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Trichodesma indicum (Chhota Kalpa) in Bhongir, AP W2 IMG 2962.jpg
Trichodesma indicum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: (unplaced)
Family: Boraginaceae
Genus: Trichodesma
Type species
Trichodesma zeylanicum

Trichodesma is a genus of flowering plants in the borage family, Boraginaceae. There are about 40 to 45 species distributed in tropical and subtropical regions of Africa, Asia, and Australia.[1][2]

Species include:


  1. ^ Trichodesma. Flora of China.
  2. ^ Trichodesma. Flora of Pakistan.