Aphananthe cuspidata (Blume) Planch.

  • Family : ULMACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Cannabaceae
  • Species : Aphananthe cuspidata
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Aphananthe cuspidata (Blume) Planch.
  • Vernacular name : Kodithani (Tam.)
  • Key identification features : Buttress formation seen on the trunks.
  • Habit : Tree
  • Comments : Found in evergreen forests of higher altitudes.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Kolli Hills (Namakkal district) (Tamil Nadu State)
  • World Distribution : India including Andaman Islands, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Hainan, Hong Kong, China, Thailand, Malaysia
  • Literature : Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (2). 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. http://easternghats.ces.iisc.ernet.in/plants.php?name=Aphananthe cuspidata. Downloaded on 3 July 2020.

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