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  Nothopegia heyneana
 
  Family: ANACARDIACEAE
  Citation:  Nothopegia heyneana (Hook. f.) Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 265(189). 1918; Ramach. & V.J. Nair, Fl. Cannanore Dist. 119. 1988; Sasidh., Fl. Periyar Tiger Reserve 83. 1998; D. Chandra & S.K. Mukh. in N.P. Singh et al., Fl. India 5: 476. 2000; Sasidh., Fl. Parambikulam WLS 80. 2002; V. Chandra. in P. Daniel, Fl. Kerala 1: 812. 2005; Ratheesh Narayanan, Fl. Stud. Wayanad Dist. 255. 2009. Nothopegia colebrookeana (Wight) Blume var. heyneana Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 2: 40. 1876.
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  Description: Shrubs, branchlets slender. Leaves 6-9 x 2-3 cm, oblong, acute at both ends, brown on drying; petiole ca 5 mm long. Raceme to 1 cm long, axillary. Flowers 5-6 mm across; sepals 4, triangular, glabrous; petals 4 x 1.5 mm, oblong, acute, glabrous; stamens 4, filaments 1 mm long, erect; ovary conical; stigma capitate.
  Habit: Shrub
  Flowering & Fruiting: May-June
  District(s): Palakkad, Idukki, Kannur, Wayanad
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Deciduous forests
  Distribution: Western Ghats
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): Creamy
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to: Western Ghats
  IUCN status: Near Threatened (NT)
  Altitude:
  Localities: Vallakkadavu, Karimala, on way to Brahmagiri, Pooyamkutty
   
 
   
 
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