Coffea canephora Pierre ex A.Froehner

  • Family : RUBIACEAE
    (Madder Or Coffee Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : COFFEE FAMILY (कॉफी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : RUBIACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Coffea canephora Pierre ex A.Froehner
  • Vernacular name : Maracoppe (Tamil)
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Comments / notes : Cultivated for its seeds which is the source of commercial coffee.
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Chikkamagaluru district, Hassan district
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Yoganarasimhan et al. 1977. Enumaration of the Flora of Chikmangalur; Saldanha 1992. Flora of Karnataka Vol. 2; Saldanha & Nocolson 1976. Flora of Hassan; KG Bhat, 2014. Flora of South Kanara
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. canephora. Downloaded on 12 July 2020.

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