Actinodaphne madraspatana Bedd. ex Hook.f.

  • Family : LAURACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Lauraceae
  • Species : Actinodaphne madraspatana
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Actinodaphne madraspatana Bedd. ex Hook.f.
  • Endemism : Peninsular India
  • Key identification features : Large evergreen tree, with long leaves, white beneath. Flowers are white, in short axillary clusters. Fruit is a berry, globose, black, seated in an enlarged perianth cup.
  • Habit : Tree
  • Native : India
  • Comments : In evergreen forests of Western Ghats.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Dakshina Kannada; Udupi
  • Floras referred : Sharma B.D, 1984 - Flora of Karnataka Analysis; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014- Flora of South Kanara.


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