Miliusa malnadensis N.V.Page & Nerlekar

  • Family : ANNONACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Annonaceae
  • Species : Miliusa malnadensis
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Not found in The Plant List
  • Endemism : Western Ghats
  • Key identification features : This species can be distinguished by the presence of pubescent young branches, coppery red young leaves, inner petals glabrous outside, apices and margins densely puberulous inside and purple coloured, carpels elongated, curved and pubescent throughout its length, ovoid-oblong stigma and globose monocarps.
  • Habit : Tree
  • Native : India
  • Comments : Miliusa malnadensis is so far known only from the Kudremukh national park in the Western Ghats mountain range and is restricted to forests at elevations above 1000 m in the Shola-Grassland ecosystem.
  • Conservation Status : Data Deficient (DD)
  • Collection Locality : Kudremukh National Park, Chikamagalur district
  • Distribution Locality : Chikamagalur
  • Floras referred : PAGE, N.V. and NERLEKAR, A.N. A new species of Miliusa (Annonaceae) from the Western Ghats of Karnataka, India. Phytotaxa 245(1): 79. 2016 [22 Jan 2016] [epublished], as 'malnadense'


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