Gnetum montanum Markgr

  • Family : GNETACEAE
  • Family (Hindi name) : GNETUM FAMILY
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : GNETACEAE
  • Synonym(s) : Gnetum scandens auct. non Roxb
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Gnetum montanum
  • Habit : Liana
  • Key identification features : Large evergreen, dioecious climber; branches smooth and slender, swollen at the nodes, bark peeling off in pieces. Leaves dark green. Male inflorescence branched twice; female inflorescence branched twice or thrice.
  • Distribution :
    • Odisha : Mayurbhanj district
  • Native : Asia
  • World Distribution : India, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, China, Indo-China
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena and M. Brahmam. 1996. The Flora of Orissa, Vol-4; IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. montanum. Downloaded on 10 April 2021.


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