Glochidion tomentosum Dalzell

 
  • Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
    (Spurge Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : AMLA FAMILY (आँवला फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : EUPHORBIACEAE
  • Synonym(s) : Glochidion zeylanicum var. tomentosum (Dalzell) Trimen; Glochidion hirsutum (Roxb.) Voigt
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Glochidion zeylanicum var. tomentosum (Dalzell) Trimen
  • Vernacular name : Pageri (Telugu); Nellikkapuli (Malayalam)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : On the hill forests
  • Comments / notes : Occasional in hills of moist deciduous forests
  • Flower, Fruit : July-December
  • Collection Nos : CJS12440
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Vishakapatnam district, East Godavari district
    • Karnataka : Dakshina Kannada district, Hassan district, Kodagu (Coorg) district, Mysuru district, Uttara Kannada district
    • Kerala : Wayanad district, Palakkad district, Idukki district, Pathanamthitta district, Thiruvananthapuram district
  • Native : India
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka, Hongkong
  • Conservation Status : Vulnerable (VU)
  • Literature : Pullaiah, T & Ali Moulali, D., 1997. Flora of Andhra Pradesh. Vol. 2; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI; Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 – Flora of Hassan District; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 – Flora of Coorg District
  • 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 tomentosum. Downloaded on 3 July 2022.

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