Pterospermum xylocaprum (Gaertn.) Santapau & Wagh

 
  • Family : STERCULIACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Malvaceae
  • Species : Pterospermum xylocaprum
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Pterospermum xylocarpum (Gaertn.) Santapau & Wagh (Unresolved Name)
  • Vernacular name : Kesali, Kanaka champaka, Oopin, Rajatharu (Kan.)
  • Key identification features : A beautiful tree; Leaves rusty, tomentose beneath; Flowers foetid; Galls on inflorescence; Fruit a capsule, brown, pubescent, pyriform.
  • Habit : Tree
  • Native : India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka,Bhutan
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Uttara Kannada
  • Floras referred : Bull. Bot. Surv. India 5: 108 1964.

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