Pittosporum karnatakense Saldanha & S.R. Ramesh

    (Pittosporum Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : AGNI FAMILY (अग्नि फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : PITTOSPORACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Not found in The Plant List
  • Habit : Tree
  • Key identification features : Young twigs with fulvous glandular capitate hair; petioles glandular hairy. Sepals covered with glandular capitate hairs on the outside. Petals glabrous. Capsule sparsely hairy.
  • Collection Nos : Holotype: KFP 10890-A, Isotype: KFP 10890-B, KFP 10890-C (CAL), KFP 10891 A & B
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Uttara Kannada district
  • Native : India
  • Endemism : Karnataka
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Cecil J. Saldanha, S. R. Ramesh (1984). Flora of Karnataka State vol. 1. Oxford and IBH Publishing Co, New Delhi.
  • 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=Pittosporum karnatakense. Downloaded on 20 June 2021.

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