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  Cansjera rheedei
 
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  Family: OPILIACEAE
  Citation:  Cansjera rheedei Gmel., Syst. 1: 280. 1791, 'rheedii'; Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 1: 582. 1875; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 193(138). 1915; Manilal & Sivar., Fl. Calicut 64. 1982; Ansari, Fl. Kasaragod Div. 97. 1985; Ramach. & V.J. Nair, Fl. Cannanore Dist. 92. 1988; Babu, Fl. Malappuram Dist. 119. 1990; M. Mohanan & Henry, Fl. Thiruvanthapuram 112. 1994; Sasidh., Fl. Periyar Tiger Reserve 63. 1998; Sasidh., Fl. Chinnar WLS 64. 1999; R. Mathur in N.P. Singh et al., Fl. India 5: 40. 2000; Sasidh., Fl. Parambikulam WLS 60. 2002; N.P. Balakr. in P. Daniel, Fl. Kerala 1: 680. 2005; Sunil & Sivadasan, Fl. Alappuzha Dist. 170. 2009; Ratheesh Narayanan, Fl. Stud. Wayanad Dist. 218. 2009.
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  Description: Climbing shrubs, branchlets glabrous. Leaves alternate, 8-11 x 4-7 cm, ovate, apex acute, base rounded, rugose, shortly petiolate. Flowers in axillary spikes, bisexual; calyx minute, 4-toothed; petals 4, united into an urceolate tube, 4 mm long, lobes valvate, reflexed; stamens 4, free; disc 4-lobed, lobes erect, tridentate; ovary oblong, 1-celled, ovule 1, style cylindric; stigma capitate, 4-lobed. Fruit a drupe; seed 1.
  Habit: Climber
  Flowering & Fruiting: November-February
  District(s): Palakkad, Alappuzha, Idukki, Kannur, Thiruvananthapuram, Malappuram, Kozhikkode, Wayanad, Thrissur
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  Habitat: Dry deciduous forests and scrub jungles, also in sacred groves
  Distribution: India through Malaya to Hong Kong and North Australia
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): Green, Yellow
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
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  Localities: Alampetty, Panikkankadavu, Thekkady, Kuchimudi, Marayur, Kannoth, Taliparamba, Pallippuram
   
 
   
 
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