[efloraofindia:32651] ID PLS

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Dr. Hari Venkatesh.K.Rajaraman

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Apr 19, 2010, 5:22:20 AM4/19/10
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ID PLS

Place: Koppa (Chikmagalur District, Western Ghats, Karnataka), 750m above MSL

Habit: A very woody Straggler

Key: Axillary buds modified into thorns, latex present

Leaves: Simple, Elliptic, Glabrous, with an acuminate apex

Inflorescence: Umbellate head (Probably)

Fruits: Syncarp, Similar to Morinda citrifolia( But very smaller in size)


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R. Vijayasankar

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Apr 19, 2010, 4:54:53 PM4/19/10
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Looks like Plecospermum spinosum (Moraceae, the fig family). An armed, woody climber with arching branches. Sap white, milky.
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J.M. Garg

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May 15, 2010, 2:45:47 AM5/15/10
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Forwarding again for Id confirmation or otherwise pl.

Earlier relevant feedback:

Looks like Plecospermum spinosum (Moraceae, the fig family). An armed, woody climber with arching branches. Sap white, milky.” from Vijayasankar ji.

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