Persea macrantha var. brevifolia M.Gangop.

  • Family : LAURACEAE
    (Laurel Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : DALCHINI FAMILY (दालचीनी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : LAURACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Not found in Plant List
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Hill forests at about 2000m
  • Comments / notes : This species is allied to P. macrantha (Nees) Kosterm. var. macrantha but differs in having rigidly coriaceaous smaller leaves with short petiole, closely set lateral nerves and shorter and stouter inflorescence.
  • Flower, Fruit : June
  • Distribution :
    • Tamil Nadu : Coimbatore district
  • Native : India
  • World Distribution : India
  • Literature : M. Gangopadhyay (2009). Three new taxa in Lauraceae from India. Bangladesh journal of Plant Taxonomy. 16(2): 144-146.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. macrantha var. brevifolia. Downloaded on 28 September 2020.


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