Schefflera wallichiana (Wight & Arn.) Harms

 
  • Family : ARALIACEAE
    (GINSENG or ARALIA or IVY FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Araliaceae
  • Basionym : Paratropia wallichiana Wight & Arn.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Schefflera wallichiana (Wight & Arn.) Harms
  • Vernacular name : Ettilamaram, Kannimaram, Modakom (Malayalam)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Evergreen forests
  • Comments / notes : A Subscandent tree with digitate leaves
  • Flower, Fruit : April-May
  • Collection Nos : KFP 946, KFP 7988
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Chikkamagaluru district, Hassan district, Kodagu (Coorg) district, Shivamogga district
  • World Distribution : South India and Sri Lanka
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Flora of Hassan district, Karnataka; Saldanha, C. J. 1996. Flora of Karnataka vol. 2; Balakrishna Gowda & A.N. Sringesh 2004 – Sringeri (checklist unpublished); Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Flora of Coorg district, Karnataka state
  • 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=Schefflera wallichiana. Downloaded on 23 August 2019.

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