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  Briedelia stipularis
 
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  Family: EUPHORBIACEAE
  Citation:  Briedelia stipularis (L.) Blume, Bijdr. 597. 1825; Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 5: 270. 1887; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 1281(896). 1925; Ramach. & V.J. Nair, Fl. Cannanore Dist. 412. 1988; Chakrabarty et al., Journ. Econ. Tax. Bot. 26: 324. 2002; N.P.Balakr. & Chakrab., Fam. Euphorbiaceae India 320. 2007; Ratheesh Narayanan, Fl. Stud. Wayanad Dist. 726. 2009. Clutia stipularis L., Mant. Pl. 1: 127. 1767. Clutia scandens Roxb., Pl. Corom. t. 173. 1802. Briedelia scandens (Roxb.) Willd., Sp. Pl. 4: 979. 1805; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 1281(896). 1925; Manilal & Sivar., Fl. Calicut 273. 1982; Mohanan, Fl. Quilon Dist. 360. 1984; Ansari, Fl. Kasaragod Div. 335. 1985; Manilal, Fl. Silent Valley 247. 1988; Antony, Syst. Stud. Fl. Kottayam Dist. 357. 1989; Babu, Fl. Malappuram Dist. 707. 1990; Vajr., Fl. Palghat Dist. 424. 1990; M. Mohanan & Henry, Fl. Thiruvanthapuram 409. 1994; Subram., Fl. Thenmala Div. 329. 1995; Sasidh. et al., Bot. Stud. Med. Pl. Kerala 16. 1996; Sasidh. & Sivar., Fl. Pl. Thrissur For. 397. 1996; Sasidh., Fl. Shenduruny WLS 283. 1997; Sivar. & Mathew, Fl. Nilambur 611. 1997; Sasidh., Fl. Periyar Tiger Reserve 367. 1998; Sasidh., Fl. Parambikulam WLS 284. 2002; Mohanan & Sivad., Fl. Agasthyamala 603. 2002; Anil Kumar et al., Fl. Pathanamthitta 439. 2005; Sunil & Sivadasan, Fl. Alappuzha Dist. 623. 2009.
  Malayalam Name(s): Cheruka, Cherukapanachi, Cherupanachi, Kanjikottam
  Tamil name(s):
  English name(s):
  Description: Scandent shrubs with spines on older stem; branchlets brown tomentose. Leaves simple, alternate, 4-8 x 2-6 cm, elliptic-oblong, apex obtuse, base subcordate or rounded, minutely tomentose below, those of flowering branches much smaller; petiole c. 5 mm long. Flowers greenish-yellow, sessile, in axillary fascicles. Male flowers 2-3 mm across. Female flowers 4-5 mm across. Tepals 10, biseriate, ovate-acute, densely tomentose without. Stamens 5, monadelphous. Drupe 5-6 mm across, globose, black, calyx persistent.
  Habit: Shrub
  Flowering & Fruiting: December-February
  District(s): All Districts
  Medicinal: Yes
  Habitat: Semi-evergreen and moist deciduous forests and sacred groves
  Distribution: Peninsular India
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): Yellow, Creamy
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to: Peninsular India
  IUCN status:
  Altitude: 650-700
  Localities: Ponmudi, Kattalappara, Thekkady, Kariamchola, Vengoli, Nelluyampathy forests, Silent Valley R. F., Nadugani ghats, Valiyaparathode, Panthenthode border, Moozhiar, Tolpetty, Kannoth, Cheruvathur, Manjeswar, Parappa, Payyavur, Taliparamba, Mukkali forests,
   
 
   
 
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