Aglaia simplicifolia (Bedd.) Harms

 
  • Family : MELIACEAE
    (MAHOGANY or NEEM FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Meliaceae
  • Basionym : Beddomea simplicifolia Bedd.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Aglaia simplicifolia (Bedd.) Harms
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Evergreen forests
  • Comments / notes : In evergreen forests from Kodagu to Kanyakumari. Elevation 600-1600 m.
  • Flower, Fruit : November-June
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Kodagu (Coorg) district
    • Kerala : Kannur district, Wayanad district, Palakkad district, Idukki district, Kollam district
    • Tamil Nadu : Coimbatore district, Madurai district, Tirunelveli district
  • Native : India
  • World Distribution : Indo-Malesia
  • Conservation Status : Near Threatened (NT)
  • Literature : Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 – Flora of Coorg district; Saldanha, C.J. (1996). Flora of Karnataka vol. 2. Oxford and IBH Publishing Co, New Delhi; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI; Henry, Kumari & Chithra (1983). Flora of Tamil Nadu, India vol. 1; Navendu Page (2017). Endemic woody plants 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=Aglaia simplicifolia. Downloaded on 20 October 2019.

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