Syzygium heyneanum var. alternans (Duthie) B.G.Kulk. & Lakshmin.

  • Family : MYRTACEAE
    (Myrtle Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : JAMUN FAMILY (जामुन फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : MYRTACEAE
  • Basionym : Eugenia heyneana var. alternans Duthie
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Syzygium salicifolium (Wight) J.Graham
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Habitat : Deciduous forests
  • Comments / notes : This variety is reported from the deciduous forests of Konkan
  • Key identification features : This species differs from Syzygium heyneanum var. heyneanum (Duthie) Wall. ex Gamble in having cymes in the axils of upper leaves
  • Distribution :
    • Maharashtra : Ratnagiri district, Mumbai Suburban district, Mumbai-City district, Thane district, Sindhudurg district, Palghar district, Raigad district
  • Literature : N.P. Singh, P. Lakshminarasimhan, S. Karthikeyan & P. V. Prasanna (2001). Flora of Maharashtra state, Dicotyledones. Vol. 2. pp.11. Botanical survey of India, Govt. Of India
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. heyneanum var. alternans. Downloaded on 19 October 2021.


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