Alchornea mollis Müll.Arg.

    (Spurge Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : AMLA FAMILY (आँवला फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : EUPHORBIACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Alchornea mollis (Benth.) Müll.Arg.
  • Vernacular name : Thapari (Oria)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Comments / notes : Under the shade in moist valleys of Rebana forest
  • Key identification features : Fruit a capsule of crustaceous cocci
  • Flower, Fruit : January-March
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Vishakapatnam district
    • Odisha : Ganjam district, Mayurbhanj district, Keonjhar district, Kalhandi district, Koraput district
  • World Distribution : India, Central and East Himalaya in hot valleys, Nepal
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3; H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipahar (Similipal), Orissa; Pullaiah, T & Ali Moulali, D., 1997. Flora of Andhra Pradesh. Vol. 2
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. mollis. Downloaded on 2 July 2020.

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