Ochna gamblei King ex Brandis

  • Family : OCHNACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Ochnaceae
  • Species : Ochna gamblei
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Unresolved
  • Common name : Ramdhan Champa
  • Vernacular name : Ramatana champaka (Hin.); Kuka moi, Chitti movi (Tel.)
  • Collection Nos : FAP 39157
  • Collector(s) Name : K.R.K.Swamy
  • Collection Date : 25/06/10
  • Collection Locality : Batrepalli, Anantapur district, Andhra Pradesh State
  • Endemism : Central and Peninsular India
  • Habitat : Deciduous forest
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Flower, Fruit : February-July
  • Native : India
  • Comments : On sun-exposed rocks and deciduous slopes up to 900 m.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Kolar district (Karnataka State); Alagar Hills (Madurai district), Kalrayan Hills, Bodamalai Hills, Shevaroy Hills (Salem district), Chitteri Hills (Dharmapuri district), Melagiri Hills (Dharmapuri district), Kolli Hills (Namakkal district), Pacchamalai Hills (Tiruchirapalli district) (Tamil Nadu State); Nallamalai Hills (Kurnool district), Kadapa district, Anantapur district, Chittoor district, Visakhapatnam district (Andhra Pradesh State); Mehbubnagar district (Telangana State); Ganjam district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2002 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 1; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1994- Flora of Orissa Vol. 1; J.L.Ellis, 1987- Flora of Nallamalais Vol. 1; N.P.Singh, 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka; Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983.; 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. http://easternghats.ces.iisc.ernet.in/plants.php?name=Ochna gamblei. Downloaded on 9 August 2020.


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