Chukrasia tabularis A.Juss.

 
  • Family : MELIACEAE
    (Mahogany Or Neem Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : NEEM FAMILY (नीम फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : MELIACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Chukrasia tabularis A.Juss.
  • Common name : Indian Redwood, Chittagong wood Tree, Chikrassy
  • Vernacular name : Chikrasi (Hindi); Dalmara, Kalgarike (Kannada); Vedivembu, Aglay, Maleiveppu (Tamil); Madagari-vemble, Erra pagada, Chittagangukarra, Konda vepa (Telugu); Dalmara, Lal-devdar (Marathi); Chandanavembu, Chandanaveppu, Chuvannakil, Karadi, Vembu, Vellanangu (Malayalam)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Evergreen, semi-evergreen, moist deciduous and shola forests
  • Comments / notes : On hills above 1000m.
  • Flower, Fruit : February-September
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Chittoor district, Kadapa district, Vishakapatnam district
    • Karnataka : Ballari district
    • Kerala : Kasaragod district, Kannur district, Wayanad district, Malappuram district, Palakkad district, Thrissur district, Idukki district, Kollam district, Thiruvananthapuram district
    • Maharashtra : Konkan, Pune district, Raigad district, Sindhudurg district
    • Odisha : Cuttack district, also planted
    • Tamil Nadu : All districts of Tamil Nadu
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Myanmar, China, Pakistan, Malay peninsula
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2002 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 1; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1994- Flora of Orissa Vol. 1; N.P.Singh, 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka; Matthew, K.M., Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983; Henry, Kumari & Chithra (1983). Flora of Tamil Nadu, India vol. 1; 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=Chukrasia tabularis. Downloaded on 11 August 2020.

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