Anamirta cocculus (L.) Wight. & Arn.

 
  • Family : MENISPERMACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Menispermaceae
  • Species : Anamirta cocculus
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Anamirta cocculus (L.) Wight & Arn.
  • Common name : Fish Berry, Crow Killer
  • Vernacular name : Kakadani (San.); Kakmari (Hin.); Kakamari, Kagamari, Chippothli (Kan.)
  • Collection Nos : CJS 16819, KFP 5531, KFP 13517
  • Collector(s) Name : C.J.Saldanha, P.Prakash & S.B.Manohar; B.R.Ramesh & S.Udaya Kumar
  • Habit : Liana
  • Comments : Common straggler in sacred grooves. Fruits are used as a fish poison.
  • Conservation Status : Rare (R)
  • Collection Locality : Shiradi border (Hassan); Halagadde, nea Chikkoti (FRL) (Uttara Kannada)
  • Distribution Locality : Dakshina Kannada, Hassan, Kodagu, Shimoga, Udupi, Uttara Kannada
  • Floras referred : Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Hassan; Saldanha, 1984; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Coorg; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 - Udupi; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara

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