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  Strychnos dalzellii var. lanceolaris
 
  Family: LOGANIACEAE
  Citation:  Strychnos dalzellii Clarke var. lanceolaris Hill, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1917: 117. 1917; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 868(610). 1923; Ramach. & V.J. Nair, Fl. Cannanore Dist. 288. 1988; Ratheesh Narayanan, Fl. Stud. Wayanad Dist. 542. 2009.
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  Description: Climbers. Leaves opposite, up to 12 x 3.5 cm long, narrowly lanceolate, acuminate, cuneate at base, coriaceous, triple-ribbed, and transverse nerves many. Flowers ca. 3.2 cm long, in axillary congested cymes up to 5 cm long; bracts and bracteoles small. 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; filaments short; anthers bearded at the base. Ovary and style glabrous. Fruit a berry, globose, indehiscent, with a hardened pericarp; seeds many.
  Habit: Climber
  Flowering & Fruiting: November-April
  District(s): Kannur, Wayanad
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  Habitat: Evergreen forests
  Distribution: Southern Western Ghats
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
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  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to: Southern Western Ghats
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  Localities: Manantody
   
 
   
 
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