Mitragyna parvifolia (Roxb.) Kunth

 
  • Family : RUBIACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Rubiaceae
  • Species : Mitragyna parvifolia
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Mitragyna parvifolia (Roxb.) Korth.
  • Common name : True Kadamb, Kaim, Corn Snapdragon Tree
  • Vernacular name : Vitanah (San.); Kadamb (Hin.); Kadamba, Kongu (Kan.)
  • Collection Nos : HFP 72, HFP 278, KFP 14435
  • Key identification features : A large deciduous tree with usually a buttressed stem. Bark is light grey and smooth. Leaves are simple, opposite and broadly obovate. Flowers are creamy white, fragrant in globose heads. Fruit is a composite dry globose head.
  • Habit : Tree
  • Native : India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh
  • 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 & Nicolson, 1976 - Hassan; Ramaswamy & Razi, 1973 - Bangalore; Rao & Razi, 1981 - Mysore; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Coorg; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 - Udupi; N.P.Singh, 1988- Flora of Eastern Karnataka; Manjunath et al., 2003 - Davanagere; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara

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