Hopea ponga var. cauveriana Keshav. et Yog.

    (Dipterocarpus Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : SAKHU FAMILY
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : DIPTEROCARPACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Not found in The Plant List
  • Habit : Tree
  • Comments / notes : Occasional along Barapole river. (Flora of Kodagu)
  • Key identification features : Dark browinsh-black smooth bark. Leaves oblanceolate, obtuse at apex, truncate to sub-cordate at base, glabrous. Lateral nerves 7-9 pairs. Petiole channeled. Flowers glabrous. Calyx lobes 5, triangular ovate, margins serrate and cilliate. Filaments dilated at the base.
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Kodagu (Coorg) district
  • Native : India
  • Endemism : Karnataka
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Flora of Coorg district, Karnataka state
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Hopea ponga var. cauveriana. Downloaded on 8 December 2021.


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