Lasiococca comberi Haines

 
  • Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
    (SPURGE FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Euphorbiaceae
  • Species : Lasiococca comberi
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Lasiococca comberi Haines
  • Vernacular name : Kukri-hari (Ori.)
  • Collection Nos : HJCB-0456
  • Collector(s) Name : K.R.K.Swamy, Arun Singh R. & Navendu Page
  • Collection Date : 23/02/16
  • Collection Locality : R.P.R.C. Gardens, Bhubaneswar, Odisha State
  • Endemism : Eastern Ghats
  • Key identification features : A small tree with somewhat panduriform leaves. Leaves are abruptly acuminate at apex. Female flowers are long peduncled and the capsule covered with conical tubercles ending in a hair.
  • Habit : Tree
  • Flower, Fruit : August-September
  • Native : India
  • Comments : Occasional along rocky ravines and nallahs of evergreen forests in northern Eastern Ghats. An inflorescence like growth is sometimes produced by galls.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : East Godavari district, Visakhapatnam district, Chittoor district (Andhra Pradesh State); Khurda district, Puri district, Angul district, Mayurbhanj district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3; Pullaiah, T & Ali Moulali, D., 1997. Flora of Andhra Pradesh. Vol. 2; Rao, J.P., O.A. Kumar & M. Venkaiah (2015). Tree additions to the flora of East Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa 7(12): 7953-7957
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. http://easternghats.ces.iisc.ernet.in/plants.php?name=Lasiococca comberi. Downloaded on 11 August 2020.

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