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  Strychnos dalzellii var. dalzellii
 
  Family: LOGANIACEAE
  Citation:  Strychnos dalzellii Clarke in Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 4: 87. 1883, var. dalzellii; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 868(610). 1923; Ramach. & V.J. Nair, Fl. Cannanore Dist. 288. 1988.
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  Description: Climbers with ferruginous, pubescent tendrils. Leaves simple, opposite, up to 10 x 4.5 cm, ovate, acute, rounded at base, 3-nerved. Flowers pale green, sparsely ciliate, in short and dense axillary cymes. Calyx 5 or 4-lobed. Corolla-tube and lobes about equal in length, the lobes with a line of erect hairs within; Stamens 5 or 4 adnate to the corolla-tube; ilaments short; anthers bearded at the base. Ovary and style glabrous. Berries ca. 4 cm across, crustaceous, glabrous; seeds several, discoid.
  Habit: Climber
  Flowering & Fruiting: November-December
  District(s): Kannur
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Evergreen forests
  Distribution: Western Ghats
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): Green
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to: Western Ghats
  IUCN status:
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  Localities: Chandanathode
   
 
   
 
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