Symplocos cochinchinensis subsp. laurina (Retz.) Noot.

  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Symplocaceae
  • Species : Symplocos cochinchinensis
  • Subspecies : laurina
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Symplocos cochinchinensis var. laurina (Retz.) Noot.
  • Common name : Chunga
  • Vernacular name : Bholiya, Sodh (Hin.); Changa (Kan.); Kambili vetti, Pithakkottai, Vaspamaram (Tam.); Bhaunri (Ori.); Lodrah (San.)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Flower, Fruit : January-September
  • Comments : On hills above 1300 m in sholas and evergreen patches.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Shevaroy Hills (Salem district), Pachamalai Hills (Tiruchirapalli district), Sirumalai Hills (Dindigul district) (Tamil Nadu State); Sundargarh district, Keonjhar district, Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district), Angul district, Kalahandi district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : Asia
  • Literature : H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipal, Orissa; Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2; Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. cochinchinensis subsp. laurina. Downloaded on 11 August 2020.


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