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  Colubrina travancorica
 
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  Family: RHAMNACEAE
  Citation:  Colubrina travancorica Bedd., Ic. t. 188. 1868-1874; Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 1: 643. 1875; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 224(161). 1918; Bhandari & Bhansali in N.P. Singh et al., Fl. India 5: 171. 2000; Anil Kumar et al., Fl. Pathanamthitta 130. 2005; P.V. Sreekumar & A.N. Henry in P. Daniel, Fl. Kerala 1: 724. 2005; Sunil & Sivadasan, Fl. Alappuzha Dist. 173. 2009.
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  Description: Unarmed shrubs. Leaves alternate or subopposite, elliptic to lanceolate, rounded at base, crenate at margin, acuminate at apex, 8-12 x 3-4 cm, densely pubescent beneath when young; petioles 5-8 mm long, pubescent. Inflorescences thyrsoid or dichasial; peduncles 3-8 mm long, silky-pubescent. Flowers 5-6 mm long, pinkish; pedicels 3-8 mm long, silky-pubescent. Calyx campanulate; lobes 2-2.5 mm long. Petals 1-2 mm long. Disc 10-lobed. Ovary glabrous; styles 3-partite. Capsules globose, 6-8 mm; seeds oboviod, compressed.
  Habit: Shrub
  Flowering & Fruiting: November-March
  District(s): Alappuzha, Pathanamthitta, Thiruvananthapuram, Ernakulam, Thrissur
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Moist deciduous forests, also in sacred groves
  Distribution: Southern Western Ghats (Kerala)
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): Red
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to: Kerala
  IUCN status: Endangered (EN)
  Altitude:
  Localities: Ranni, Enathu, Chengannur
   
 
   
 
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