Fahrenheitia zeylanica (Thwaites) Airy Shaw

 
  • Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
    (SPURGE FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Euphorbiaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Paracroton pendulus subsp. zeylanicus (Thwaites) N.P.Balakr. & Chakrab.
  • Vernacular name : Bale, Sotige (Kannada)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Key identification features : Racemes usually dioecious; female racemes persistent and flowering during the next season.
  • Collection Nos : KFP 120, CJS 13417, CJS 16817
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Hassan district, Shivamogga district, Dakshina Kannada district, Kodagu (Coorg) district, Udupi district
  • Native : India, Sri Lanka
  • Endemism : Western Ghats
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Flora of Hassan district, Karnataka; Saldanha, C.J. (1996). Flora of Karnataka vol. 2. Oxford and IBH Publishing Co, New Delhi; Balakrishna Gowda & A.N. Sringesh 2004 –Flora of Sringeri (checklist unpublished); Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Flora of Coorg district, Karnataka state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=Fahrenheitia zeylanica. Downloaded on 12 December 2019.

Botanical Description

Herbarium Specimen(s)

Line Drawings

Field Image(s)

Comments

All fields are required






 
Creative Commons License
Digital Flora of Peninsular India by Herbarium JCB is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
Based on a work at http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ernet.in.