Meliosma simplicifolia subsp. pungens (Wall. ex Wight & Arn.) Beusekom

 
  • Family : SABIACEAE
    (SABIA FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Sabiaceae
  • Basionym : Millingtonia pungens Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
  • Synonym(s) : Meliosma wightii Planch.ex Brandis
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Not found in The Plant List
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Shola and moist deciduous forests
  • Comments / notes : Occasional along moist deciduous forests and in sholas up to 1400m.
  • Key identification features : Small-medium sized tree
  • Flower, Fruit : April-December
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Chikkamagaluru district, Hassan district, Mysuru district, Kodagu (Coorg) district
    • Kerala : Wayanad district, Palakkad district, Idukki district
    • Tamil Nadu : Kolli Hills (Namakkal district), Shevaroy Hills (Salem district), Coimbatore district, Madurai district, The Nilgiri district, Kodaikanal (Dindigul district)
  • Native : India, Sri Lanka
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka, Sumatra, China
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Parthsarathy, N & Pragasan , A L 2009. Check List 5(3):542-569; Matthew, K.M., Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983; Rao & Razi, 1981 - Mysore; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI; Henry, Kumari & Chithra (1983). Flora of Tamil Nadu, India vol. 1; Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 – Flora of Hassan District; Cecil J. Saldanha, S. R. Ramesh (1984). Flora of Karnatka State vol.1. Oxford and IBH Publishing Co, New Delhi; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 – Coorg
  • 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=Meliosma simplicifolia subsp. pungens. Downloaded on 17 November 2019.

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