Dimorphocalyx lawianus Hook.f.

  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Euphorbiaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Dimorphocalyx glabellus var. lawianus (Hook.f.) Chakrab. & N.P.Balakr.
  • Habit : Tree
  • Comments / notes : Scarce
  • Key identification features : Branchlets whitish; Flowers monoecious, female flowers larger and different from males; sepals in female flowers dissimilar, glandular, enlarged in fruits.
  • Flower, Fruit : October-June
  • Distribution :
    • Maharashtra : Kolhapur district, Pune district, Raigad district, Ratnagiri district, Sindhudurg district,Thane district
  • Literature : N.P. Singh, P. Lakshminarasimhan, S. Karthikeyan & P. V. Prasanna (2001). Flora of Maharashtra state, Dicotyledones. Vol. 2. pp-872. Botanical survey of India, Govt. India.
  • 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=Dimorphocalyx lawianus. Downloaded on 13 December 2019.

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