Brucea javanica (L.) Merr.

    (Quassia Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : HINGOT FAMILY (हिंगोट फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : SIMAROUBACEAE
  • Basionym : Rhus javanica L.
  • Synonym(s) : Brucea sumatrana Roxb.; Brucea amarissima Desv. ex Gomes
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Brucea javanica (L.) Merr.
  • Habit : Tree
  • Comments / notes : Grown as medicinal plant in gardens
  • Flower, Fruit : January-November
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Malappuram district, Kottayam district, Pathanamthitta district, Kollam district
  • World Distribution : Asia, Australia
  • Literature : Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI; Nayar, T. S., et al, 2006. Flowering plants of Kerala, A hand book.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. javanica. Downloaded on 20 January 2022.


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