Calamus thwaitesii var. canaranus Becc.

 
  • Family : ARECACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Arecaceae
  • Species : Calamus thwaitesii
  • Variety : canaranus
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Calamus thwaitesii Becc.
  • Vernacular name : Handibetha (Kan.)
  • Collection Nos : HFP 1493, HFP 2833
  • Collector(s) Name : T.P.Ramamoorthy; D.H.Nicolson, T.P.Ramamoorthy & K.N.Gandhi; D.H.Nicolson, T.P.Ramamoorthy & K.N.Gandhi
  • Habit : Cane
  • Comments : Common in evergreen to semi-evergreen forests throughout Western Ghats. Cane is used in manufacture of walking-sticks, Lathi's and suspension bridges.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Collection Locality : Kempuhole, Shiradi Ghat (Hassan); Shiradi Ghat (Hassan)
  • Distribution Locality : Bangalore, Dakshina Kannada, Hassan, Kodagu, Shimoga, Uttara Kannada
  • Floras referred : Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Hassan; Gowda, 2004 - Sringeri; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Coorg; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara

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