Neolitsea cassia (L.) Kosterm.

 
  • Family : LAURACEAE
    (LAUREL FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Lauraceae
  • Basionym : Laurus cassia L.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Cinnamomum cassia (L.) J.Presl
  • Vernacular name : Belori, Bilinisangi (Kannada); Mori (Telugu); Keezhambazham, Pravari, Venkana, Vellakodala (Malayalam)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Evergreen and shola forests
  • Comments / notes : Frequent in forests of valleys.
  • Flower, Fruit : March-May
  • Collector(s) Name : Arun Singh R, Imran Baig & A.N.Sringeswara
  • Collection Date : 09/04/2014
  • Collection Nos : HJCB-E-38
  • Collection Locality : Polur Ghat, Jawadhu Hills, Tiruvannamalai district (TN)
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Kannur district, Wayanad district, Palakkad district, Thrissur district, Idukki district, Kollam district, Thiruvananthapuram district
    • Odisha : Ganjam district
  • World Distribution : Indo-Malesia
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
  • 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=Neolitsea cassia. Downloaded on 10 December 2019.

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