Erinocarpus nimmonii J. Graham

  • Family : TILIACEAE
    (Linden Or Jute Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : FALSA FAMILY (फालसा फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : MALVACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Erinocarpus nimmonii J. Graham
  • Vernacular name : Jangli-bhendi (Hindi); Kadve bendi, Shilla (Kannada); Chaora, Char, Chira, Moduvakh, Varing (Marathi)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Deciduous forests
  • Comments / notes : Occasional in higher elevations up to 1000m., along streams
  • Flower, Fruit : September-February
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Sogi R.F. (Ballari district), Belagavi district, Davanagare district, Shivamogga district, Uttara Kannada district
    • Maharashtra : Mumbai Suburban district, Kolhapur district, Nashik district, Pune district, Raigad district, Ratnagiri district, Satara district, Sindhudurg district, Thane district
  • Endemism : Western Ghats
  • World Distribution : India
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Literature : N.P.Singh, 1998 Flora of Eastern Karnataka Vol. 1; Manjunath et al., 2003 – Flora of Davanagere District; IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. nimmonii. Downloaded on 20 April 2021.

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