Phyllanthus emblica L.

 
  • Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Phyllanthaceae
  • Species : Phyllanthus emblica
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Phyllanthus emblica L.
  • Common name : Indian Gooseberry
  • Vernacular name : Aamlaki (San.); Amlika (Hin.); Bettada nelli kaayi (Kan.)
  • Collection Nos : KFP 2554, CJS 16580
  • Habit : Tree
  • Native : India, South-east Asia
  • Comments : Fruits are pickled, used in jams and in local medicine; the ripe sour-bitter fruits are also eaten.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Bagalkot, Bangalore, Belgaum, Bellary, Bidar, Bijapur, Chamrajnagar, Chikamagalur, Chikkaballapur, Chitradurga, Dakshina Kannada, Davanagere, Dharwad, Gadag, Gulbarga, Hassan, Haveri, Kodagu, Kolar, Koppal, Mandya, Mysore, Raichur, Ramanagara, Shimoga, Tumkur, Udupi, Uttara Kannada, Yadgir
  • Floras referred : Saldanha, 1996; Gowda, 2004 - Sringeri; Ramaswamy & Razi, 1973 - Bangalore; Seetharam et al., 2000 - Gulbarga; Rao & Razi, 1981 - Mysore; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Coorg; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 - Udupi; Manjunath et al., 2003 - Davanagere

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