Litsea monopetala (Roxb.) Pers.

  • Family : LAURACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Lauraceae
  • Species : Litsea monopetala
  • Basionym : Tetranthera monopetala Roxb.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Litsea monopetala (Roxb.) Pers.
  • Vernacular name : Patoia, Maida, Kalmara, Kakuri (Hin.); Bhunjada, Nara, Chiru mamidi (Tel.); Bastura, Baghoari, Kulya, Bulo, Mosonia (Ori.)
  • Collection Nos : HJCB-E-319
  • Collector(s) Name : Arun Singh R., K.R.K.Swamy & Navendu Page
  • Collection Date : 27/02/16
  • Collection Locality : Berbera Forest, Khurda district, Odisha State
  • Habitat : Semi-evergreen forest
  • Habit : Tree
  • Flower, Fruit : February-May
  • Comments : In shady places on hills, in valleys and chiefly near streams up to 1000 m and above.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : West Godavari district, Srikakulam district, Visakhapatnam district, East Godavari district (Andhra Pradesh State); Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district), Kalahandi district, Ganjam district, Koraput district, Puri district, Sundargarh district, Berbera Forest (Khurda district), Angul district, Gandamardhan Hills (Bargarh district) (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India, Himalayas, Myanmar, Java, China
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3 ; R. S. Rao et al., 1986 - Flora of West Godavari District ; R. S. Rao and S. H. Sreeramulu, 1986 - Flora of Srikakulam District; H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipal, Orissa; Naidu, M.T. & O.A. Kumar (2015). Tree species diversity in the Eastern Ghats of northern Andhra Pradesh, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa 7(8): 7443-7459
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. monopetala. Downloaded on 8 August 2020.

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