Euphorbia caducifolia Haines

    (Spurge Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : AMLA FAMILY (आँवला फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : EUPHORBIACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Euphorbia caducifolia Haines
  • Vernacular name : Kirsuju (Oria); Kattejamudu (Telugu)
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Comments / notes : Common in scrub jungles, wastelands and rocky hills
  • Flower, Fruit : January-May
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Anantapur district, Kadapa district, Kurnool district, Guntur district, Vishakapatnam district, Chittoor district
    • Karnataka : Ballari district, Kolar district
    • Odisha : Puri district, Ganjam district
  • World Distribution : India
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3; Sudhakar Reddy, C et al., 2009. Tree Wealth of Eastern Ghats of Andhra Pradesh, India; Sharma B.D, 1984 - Flora of Karnataka Analysis
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. caducifolia. Downloaded on 12 July 2020.

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