Ternstroemia japonica (Thunb.) Thunb.

  • Family : THEACEAE
    (Tea Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : CHAAY FAMILY (चाय फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : PENTAPHYLACACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Taonabo japonica (Thunb.) Szyszył.
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Shola forests
  • Key identification features : Medium sized evergreen tree
  • Distribution :
    • Tamil Nadu : Coimbatore district, Madurai district, The Nilgiri district
  • Literature : 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=Ternstroemia japonica. Downloaded on 4 March 2024.

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