Commiphora caudata var. pubescens (Wight & Arn.) K.M.Matthew

 
  • Family : BURSERACEAE
    (Bursera Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : SALAI FAMILY
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Burseraceae
  • Synonym(s) : Commiphora pubescens (Wight & Arn.) Engl.; Protionopsis pubescens Wight & Arn.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Commiphora caudata var. pubescens (Wight & Arn.) K.M.Matthew
  • Vernacular name :
    • Kizhuvam, Pachakizhuvam (Malayalam)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Comments / notes : Tropical dry deciduous forests
  • Key identification features : Unarmed small tree; leaves pubescent
  • Flower, Fruit : April-December
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Idukki district
    • Tamil Nadu : Coimbatore district, Madurai district, Pudukkottai district, Ramanathapuram district, Tirunelveli district
  • Endemism : Peninsular India
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI
    • Henry, Kumari & Chithra (1983). Flora of Tamil Nadu, India vol. 1.
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Commiphora caudata var. pubescens. Downloaded on 29 May 2024.

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