Glochidion hohenackeri var. johnstonei (Hook.f.) Chakrab. & M.Gangop.

 
  • Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
    (SPURGE FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Euphorbiaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Glochidion johnstonei J. Hooker
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Glochidion hohenackeri var. johnstonei (Hook.f.) Chakrab. & M.Gangop.
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Evergreen forests
  • Comments / notes : Frequent in moist forests of Western Ghats
  • Key identification features : Branches angled, lenticellate. Leaves obliquely rounded at base. Fruit 8-lobed, pubescent with persistant hairy style.
  • Flower, Fruit : November-April
  • Collection Nos : KFP 879, CJS 13251
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Hassan district, Udupi district, Dakshina Kannada district, Mysuru district, Chikkamagaluru district, UDK
    • Kerala : Kannur district, Palakkad district, Thrissur district, Idukki district
  • Native : India
  • Endemism : India
  • World Distribution : India
  • Conservation Status : Vulnerable (VU)
  • Literature : Nayar, T. S., et al, 2006. Flowering plants of Kerala, A hand book; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI; Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Flora of Hassan district, Karnataka; Saldanha, C.J. (1996). Flora of Karnataka vol. 2. Oxford and IBH Publishing Co, New Delhi; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 – Flora of Udupi District; S.G. Neginhal. 2011. Forest trees of the Western Ghats.
  • 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=Glochidion hohenackeri var. johnstonei. Downloaded on 14 December 2019.

Botanical Description

Herbarium Specimen(s)

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.