Meliosma simplicifolia subsp. simplicifolia

 
  • Family : SABIACEAE
    (SABIA FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Sabiaceae
  • Basionym : Millingtonia simplicifolia Roxb.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Meliosma simplicifolia (Roxb.) Walp.
  • Vernacular name : Chengoini, Chenthanam, Kallavi, Kolakkatta (Malayalam); Cembavu, Kallavi (Tamil)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Shola and Evergreen forests
  • Comments / notes : Rare
  • Flower, Fruit : December-August
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Vishakapatnam district
    • Kerala : Kannur district, Wayanad district, Malappuram district, Palakkad district, Thrissur district, Idukki district, Kottayam district, Pathanamthitta district, Kollam district, Thiruvananthapuram district
    • Odisha : Mayurbhanj district, Sundergarh district, Sambalpur district, Angul district
    • Tamil Nadu : Coimbatore district, Kanyakumari district, Madurai district, The Nilgiri district, Tirunelveli district
  • Native : Tropical Asia
  • World Distribution : India, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Myanmar, SW. China, Vietnam, Sumatra, Thailand, Indonesia
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1994- Flora of Orissa Vol. 1; Pullaiah et al., 2002 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 1; Sudhakar Reddy, C et al., 2009. Tree Wealth of Eastern Ghats of Andhra Pradesh, India; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI; Henry, Kumari & Chithra (1983). Flora of Tamil Nadu, India vol. 1.
  • 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. simplicifolia. Downloaded on 22 September 2019.

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