Aglaia elaeagnoidea var. beddomei (Gamble) Nair

  • Family : MELIACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Meliaceae
  • Species : Aglaia elaeagnoidea
  • Variety : beddomei
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Aglaia elaeagnoidea (A.Juss.) Benth.
  • Vernacular name : Chokkala (Tam.); Erra aduga (Tel.)
  • Key identification features : Leaflets 4-5, usually elliptic-oblong or lanceolate.
  • Habit : Tree
  • Flower, Fruit : November-May
  • Comments : Rare in semi-evergreen forests of Eastern Ghats in valleys at 600-1200 m.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Kolli Hills (Namakkal district), Kalrayan Hills (Salem district) (Tamil Nadu State); Visakhapatnam district, Chittoor district, East Godavari district, Kurnool district (Andhra Pradesh State); Ganjam district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India, Malaysia, Java
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1994- Flora of Orissa Vol. 1; Pullaiah et al., 2002 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 1
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. elaeagnoidea var. beddomei. Downloaded on 15 July 2020.


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