Chionanthus ramiflorus Roxb.

 
  • Family : OLEACEAE
    (OLIVE or JASMINE FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Oleaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Chionanthus macrophyllus (Wall. & G.Don) Blume; Linociera macrophylla Wall. ex G. Don; Linociera intermedia Wight; Chionanthus intermedius Bedd.; Linociera ramiflora (Roxb.) Wall. ex G.Don
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Chionanthus ramiflorus Roxb.
  • Vernacular name : Satapala, Cedaneredu, Verri pogada, Kurma Gochh, Kurwa (Telugu); Masur danta, Suliuli kuda (Oria); Musiladi, perumsithudakkai (Tamil); Kaattuchakkalathi, Vellaedali (Malayalam)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Moist deciduous, evergreen and shola forests
  • Comments / notes : Frequent near streams, On hills above 800m and around shola borders.
  • Flower, Fruit : Throughout the year
  • Collector(s) Name : Arun Singh, Raja K. Swamy, Navendu Page & K. Sankara Rao
  • Collection Date : 23/03/2016
  • Collection Nos : HJCB-0622; HFP 159, KFP 6637
  • Collection Locality : Yercaud-Salem Ghat road, Salem district (TN)
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Kurnool district, Chittoor district, Vishakapatnam district, East Godavari district, Srikakulam district, West Godavari district, Vizianagaram district
    • Karnataka : Hassan district, Kodagu (Coorg) district
    • Kerala : Kannur district, Wayanad district, Kozhikode district, Palakkad district, Idukki district, Pathanamthitta district
    • Odisha : Ganjam district, Mayurbhanj district, Dhenkanal district, Rayagada district, Koraput district, Sambalpur district, Sundergarh district, Kalhandi district, Keonjhar district
    • Tamil Nadu : Dindigul district, Namakkal district, Salem district, Tiruchirapalli district
  • Native : India
  • World Distribution : India, Myanmar, S.China, Taiwan, Malesia, Australia
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2; R. S. Rao et al., 1986 - Flora of West Godavari District; R. S. Rao and S. H. Sreeramulu, 1986 - Flora of Srikakulam District; Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Flora of Hassan district, Karnataka; N.P.Singh, 1988- Flora of Eastern Karnataka; Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2; H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipahar (Similipal), Orissa; 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=Chionanthus ramiflorus. Downloaded on 12 November 2019.

Botanical Description

Herbarium Specimen(s)

Field Image(s)

Comments

All fields are required






 
Creative Commons License
Digital Flora of Peninsular India by Herbarium JCB is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
Based on a work at http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ernet.in.