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  Allophylus subfalcatus var. distachyus
 
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  Family: SAPINDACEAE
  Citation:  Allophylus subfalcatus Radlk., Rec. Bot. Surv. India 3: 342. 1907, var. distachyus (DC.) Mukerjee, Indian For. 98: 493. 1972; P.C. Pant in N.P. Singh et al., Fl. India 5: 351. 2000; Ratheesh Narayanan, Fl. Stud. Wayanad Dist. 241. 2009. Schmidelia distachya DC., Prodr. 1: 610. 1824. Allophylus cobbe forma distachya (DC.) Hiern in Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 1: 673. 1875. Allophylus distachys (DC.) Radlk. in Engl. & Prantl, Naturl. Pflanzenfam. 3:313. 1895; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 246(176). 1918; Ramach. & V.J. Nair, Fl. Cannanore Dist. 110. 1988; Manilal, Fl. Silent Valley 63. 1988; Vajr., Fl. Palghat Dist. 130. 1990; Sasidh. et al., Bot. Stud. Med. Pl. Kerala 25,33. 1996.
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  Description: Large shrubs; bark lenticelled, greyish white. Leaves long petioled, 3- foliate; leaflets ovate-lanceolate, 7-24 x 0.5-8 cm, long-acuminate, unequal at base, lateral ones usually smaller, glabrous to glossy, chartaceous, distantly serrate-dentate, repand crenate. Racemes dense flowered, unbranched. Sepals glabrescent. Petals cuneate; disc puberulous. Stamens 8, inserted and in bisexual flowers surrounding the ovary. Ovary usually 2- lobed, 2-loculed; in male flowers merely a pistillode; styles 2, ovule 1 in each cell. Fruits clavate-ellipsoid, glabrous, orange red. Seeds with short aril.
  Habit: Shrub
  Flowering & Fruiting: November-March
  District(s): Wayanad, Palakkad, Kannur, Kozhikkode
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  Habitat: Evergreen forests
  Distribution: India, Bangladesh and Indo-Malaya
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
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  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
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  Altitude: -800
  Localities: below Poochapara, Chandanathode, Silent Valley R. F.
   
 
   
 
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