Phoenix acaulis Buch.-Ham. ex Roxb.

  • Family : ARECACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Arecaceae
  • Species : Phoenix acaulis
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Phoenix acaulis Roxb.
  • Common name : Dwarf Date Palm
  • Vernacular name : Pind Khajur, Khajur, Junglee Khajur (Hin.); Konda eita, Yita (Tel.) Kan Khajuri, Ban Khajuri, Bhu Khajuri, Kojiri (Ori.)
  • Key identification features : Palm with a short or no stem.
  • Habit : Palm
  • Flower, Fruit : April-June
  • Comments : Often in the drier and open grassy forests of northern Eastern Ghats.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district) (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India, Myanmar
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1996- Flora of Orissa Vol. 4 ; H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipal, Orissa
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. acaulis. Downloaded on 15 July 2020.


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