Litsea coriacea (B.Heyne ex Nees) Hook.f.

 
  • Family : LAURACEAE
    (Laurel Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : DALCHINI FAMILY (दालचीनी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Lauraceae
  • Basionym : Tetranthera coriaceae B.Heyne ex Nees
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Unresolved name
  • Vernacular name :
    • Kanayooram, Maravettithali, Pannithali, Vettithali (Malayalam)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Tropical semi-evergreen forests, sacred groves
  • Flower, Fruit : October-January
  • Collector(s) Name : Srinivas S G & Y L Krishnamurthy
  • Collection Date : 05/06/2014
  • Collection Nos : Barber 2243 (K), Talbot 60 (K), KUABL1002
  • Collection Locality : Chakra, Shimoga district (KA)
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Chikkamagaluru district, Dakshina Kannada district, Kodagu (Coorg) district, Shivamogga district, Uttara Kannada district
    • Kerala : All districts of Kerala
  • Native : India
  • Endemism : Peninsular India
  • World Distribution : India
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • Flora of Karnataka, Saldanha, 1984
    • Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Flora of Coorg district, Karnataka state
    • Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014- Flora of South Kanara
    • Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Litsea coriacea. Downloaded on 15 June 2024.

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