Bridelia tomentosa Blume

    (Spurge Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : AMLA FAMILY (आँवला फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : PHYLLANTHACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Bridelia tomentosa Blume
  • Habit : Tree
  • Key identification features : Large tree with black slender branchlets. Leaves are glacous, pubescent beneath. Drupe globose, black.
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Palkonda hills (Vishakapatnam district, Annavaram (East Godavari district)
    • Odisha : Ganjam district, Khurda district, Dhenkanal district
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Neginhal, S.G. 2011. Forest trees of the Western Ghats includes Eastern Ghats Deccan Plateau
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. tomentosa. Downloaded on 19 October 2021.

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