Pandanus mangalorensis Nadf & Zanan

 
  • Family : PANDANACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Pandanaceae
  • Species : Pandanus mangalorensis
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Pandanus mangalorensis Nadf & Zanan (Not found in Plant List)
  • Endemism : Karnataka
  • Key identification features : The species differs from other Pandanus species in having prominent multiple branching, triangular infructescence, drupes arranged on a bony triangular ring, drupe apex pyramidal with acute and bifid style and stigma and central projection extended up to style base.
  • Habit : Tree
  • Native : India
  • Comments : The species is found growing in open forest area on the banks of streams. The geographic distribution of this species is restricted to Mangalore region of Karnataka which receives an average annual rainfall of 400 cm from June to September.
  • Conservation Status : Critically Endangered (CR)
  • Distribution Locality : Dakshina Kannada
  • Floras referred : Kew Bulletin 67(3): 555. 2012

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