Sumbaviopsis albicans (Blume) J.J.Sm.

 
  • Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
    (Spurge Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : AMLA FAMILY (आँवला फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Euphorbiaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Adisca albicans Blume; Cephalocroton albicans (Blume) Müll.Arg.; Croton albicans (Blume) Rchb.f. & Zoll.; Doryxylon albicans (Blume) N.P.Balakr.; Rottlera albicans (Blume) Morales ex Rchb.f. & Zoll.; Coelodiscus speciosus Müll.Arg.; Mallotus speciosus (Müll.Arg.) Pax & K.Hoffm.; Sumbavia macrophylla Müll.Arg.; Sumbaviopsis albicans var. disperma Gagnep.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Sumbaviopsis albicans (Blume) J.J.Sm.
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Tropical evergreen forests
  • Key identification features : Evergreen trees up to 8 m tall; Leaves simple, alternate, ovate-oblong or oblong; margin serrated or smooth; Flowers in terminal inflorescences, unisexual, monoecious sepals 5, free, petals 5, free, reddish; stamens many, free, styles 3, free, stigma bilobed; Fruits rounded, 2-3 locular, hairy, green when young, brown when mature, 2-3 seeded; seeds nearly rounded.
  • Flower, Fruit : March- December
  • Distribution :
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Arunachal Pradesh
    • Meghalaya : Meghalaya
    • Assam : Assam
    • Nagaland : Nagaland
    • Manipur : Manipur
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : India, Bangladesh, Borneo, China, Bhutan, Jawa, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Thailand, Vietnam
  • Literature :
    • Navendu Page., Aparajita Datta., Bibidishananda Basu (2022). Trees of Arunachal Pradesh-a field guide, Pg: 306-307
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Sumbaviopsis albicans. Downloaded on 27 May 2024.

Habitat

India Distribution

World Distribution

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