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  Pavetta travancorica
 
  Family: RUBIACEAE
  Citation:  Pavetta travancorica Bremek., Feddes Repert. 37: 81. 1934; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 1877(1299). 1931; Rout & Deb, Bull. Bot. Surv. India 41: 161. 1999; Ratheesh Narayanan, Fl. Stud. Wayanad Dist. 441. 2009. Pavetta laeta Bremek., Feddes Repert. 37: 82. 1934; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 1878(1299). 1936; Sasidh., Fl. Chinnar WLS 154. 1999. Pavetta bourdillonii Sivad. & N. Mohanan, Bot. Bull. Acad. Sinica 40: 61. 1999; Mohanan & Sivad., Fl. Agasthyamala 345. 2002.
  Malayalam Name(s): Pavettamkole
  Tamil name(s):
  English name(s):
  Description: Large shrubs. Leaves to 13 x 6 cm, elliptic, apex acute, membranous, nerves ca. 9 pairs; petiole 2 cm long. Cymes corymbose, axillary; flowers white; calyx tube 1.5 mm, lobes 0.5 mm; corolla tube 1 cm, infundibuliform, lobes 5mm, oblong; ovary 1.5 mm, style 2.5 cm, stigma clavate. Fruit 1 cm across, glabrous.
  Habit: Shrub
  Flowering & Fruiting: February-November
  District(s): Thiruvananthapuram, Idukki, Wayanad
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Evergreen and semi-evergreen forests
  Distribution: Southern Western Ghats
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): White
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to: Southern Western Ghats
  IUCN status: Critically Endangered (CR)
  Altitude: 400-1400
  Localities:
   
 
   
 
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