Actinodaphne malabarica N.P.Balakr.

 
  • Family : LAURACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Lauraceae
  • Species : Actinodaphne malabarica
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Actinodaphne wightiana (Kuntze) Noltie
  • Collection Nos : HFP 812, KFP 6574, KFP 2300
  • Collector(s) Name : F.M.Jarrett, C.J.Saldanha & T.P.Ramamoorthy; S.R.Ramesh & P.Prakash
  • Endemism : Western Ghats
  • Key identification features : Large evergreen trees, branchlets fulvous pubescent, petiole thick, villous pubescent beneath when young. Inflorescence of sub-racemose umbels tawny-silky-pubescent. Perianth ovate-oblong. Berry globose.
  • Habit : Tree
  • Native : India
  • Comments : Frequent in semi-evergreen to evergreen forests of the Ghats.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Collection Locality : Hullahalli (Hassan); Magundi-Balehole (Chikmagalur)
  • Distribution Locality : Chikamagalur, Hassan, Kodagu, Shimoga; Dakshina Kannada
  • Floras referred : Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Hassan; Saldanha, 1984; Gowda, 2004 - Sringeri; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Coorg; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014- Flora of South Kanara.

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