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Melhania cannabina Wight ex Masters (Karnataka and Tamil Nadu)
Melhania denhamii R. Br. in Denh. & Clapp. (India: Rajasthan; Pakistan, Arabia and Tropical Africa)
Melhania futteyporensis Munro ex Masters (India: Punjab, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Gujarat; Pakistan)
Melhania hamiltoniana Wallich (Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Tamil Nadu)
Melhania incana Heyne ex Wight & Arn. (India: Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala; Australia)
Melhania magnifolia Blatt. & Hallb. (Punjab, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Maharashtra)
Melhania tomentosa Stocks ex Masters (Punjab, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Maharashtra)
 










Binomial Habit Notes References Distribution

































Melhania
balakrishnanii
K.Ravik., R.Ganesan & K.Ramamurthy
Herb Sandy Coast K. Ravikumar,
R. Ganesan & K. Ramamurthy, 1989
Thoothukkudi
Melhania cannabina Wight ex Mast. Shrub Sandy
Coast
Flora
of Tamil Nadu, VOL. I, 1983; Gamble, 1957
Thoothukkudi
Melhania hamiltoniana Wall. Shrub Dry
Evergreen to Dry Deciduous Forests
Flora
of Tamil Nadu, VOL. I, 1983
Coimbatore
Melhania incana Heyne ex Wight & Arn. Herb
or Under shrub
Plains
to Dry Localities
Flora
of Tamil Nadu, VOL. I, 1983
Coimbatore,
Dharmapuri, Madurai, Salem, Tiruchchirappalli, Tiruvannamalai,
Virudhunagar 

Melhania futteyporensis Munro ex Masters in Hook.f. (Confined to Indo-Pakistan subcontinent)


Species with description in Flora of China [Distribution other than China]: 
Melhania hamiltoniana Wallich [India, Myanmar]. 

Flora of Eastern Ghats: Hill Ranges of South East India, Volume 1 By T. Pullaiah, D. Muralidhara Rao, K. Sri Ramamurthy (2002)- Description & Keys
Melhania hamiltoniana Wallich (with illustration)


 
Flora of Guntur District, Andhra Pradesh, India By T. Pullaiah (2000)- Details with keys
An Excursion Flora of Central Tamilnadu, India By K. M. Matthew (1995)- Details-
Melhania (Malvaceae) : 1 post by 1 author.

I have updated eFI (efloraofindia) page on Melhania (Pl. click).

Attempts have been made to incorporate most of the species available in India & nearby areas with details & keys directly or through links as far as possible. It’s quite possible that there may be some discrepancy in the accepted names & synonyms taken from other links.

Species discussed so far in efloraofindia are given at the bottom of the page in the form of links against Subpages. On clicking them one can see all the details.

If someone can provide updated complete list of Indian species with source references it will be wonderful.

Any comments/ corrections are welcome.


Pl. go through Melhania (‎‎‎Malvaceae) page with images of species in efloraofindia.

If you find any incorrect identification, pl. let us know. If anybody can send images of other species of this genera (for incorporation in the website), if any, or can identify unidentified images, it will be really nice




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