Symplocos ferruginea Roxb.

 
  • Family : SYMPLOCACEAE
    (Symplocos Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : SODH FAMILY (सोध फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Symplocaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Eugenioides ferrugineum (Roxb.) Kuntze; Lodhra ferruginea (Roxb.) Miers; Eugenioides lachnobotryum (Miq.) Kuntze; Symplocos lachnobotrya Miq.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Symplocos ferruginea Roxb.
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Tropical evergreen forests
  • Key identification features : Evergreen trees up to 15 m tall; Leaves simple, alternate, elliptic-lanceolate; margin entire, serrate upwards; Flowers in axillary panicles, bisexual; sepals 5, fused; petals 5, fused, white; stamens many, free; style thread-like, stigma capitate; Fruits nearly globose, green when young, black when mature, one-seeded.
  • Flower, Fruit : November- July
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Arunachal Pradesh
    • Meghalaya : Meghalaya
    • Assam : Assam
    • Nagaland : Nagaland
    • Mizoram : Mizoram
    • Manipur : Manipur
    • Tripura : Tripura
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Myanmar
  • Literature :
    • Navendu Page., Aparajita Datta., Bibidishananda Basu (2022). Trees of Arunachal Pradesh-a field guide, Pg: 486-487
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Symplocos ferruginea. Downloaded on 21 May 2024.

Habitat

India Distribution

World Distribution

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