Dimorphocalyx glabellus var. lawianus (Hook.f.) Chakrab. & N.P.Balakr. , Proc. Indian Acad. Sci., Pl. Sci. 100: 296 1990. (Syn: Dimorphocalyx lawianus Hook.f.);
Unknown from Amboli Ghat: This plant i got in Amboli ghat , yet could not get ID,
It could be Dimorphocalyx lawianus (Muell.-Arg.) Hook.f (If the tip of branch does not end with male flowers), and if it is ending with than it could be Blachia denudata Beth. (Family Euphorbiaceae); Please send me some more picture of this plant it will be nice.
It is Dimorphocalyx galbellus Thwaites var. lawianus (Hook.f.) Chakrab. & N.P.Balakr.
Distrib. India: Evergreen forests, at 150 -1100 m altitudes. Scarce. Maharashtra,Karnataka, Kerala and Tamil Nadu. Endemic.
Request for ID : 211210 : AK-1: Taken on the 16th of November at Dambulla, Sri Lanka. This bush was used as a hedge.
– This is Dimorphocalyx lawianus, a small tree of Euphorbiaceae. It has unisexual flowers, the one seen in the picture is a female flower with broadly lobed calyx.
Bot. name: Dimorphocalyx lawianus
Photographed at Chandoli Forest
Enclosing snaps of flower with 5 lobed calyx and fruit (3 lobed).
– here are mine from Matheran taken in October 2010. Dimorphocalyx lawianus (Muell.-Arg.) Hook. is the synonym of Dimorphocalyx ramiflorus (Graham ) Almeida (comb. nov.). An explanation of this neotype is given in Dr. Almeida’s flora.
Dimorphocalyx lawianus: The evergreen tree of evergreen forest, at Matheran.
D lawianus is endemic to Western Ghats.
Photographed at 714 Mtrs (MSL) on 2nd March`12.
Dimorphocalyx glabellus var. lawianus: Dimorphocalyx glabellus var. lawianus of Euphorbiaceae family
… this is the female flower showing enlarged calyx. The male flowers have a simple calyx, hence the name dimorpho calyx. Both unisexual flowers are seen on the same plant (monoecious).
Other relevant information is as follows:
Place : Matheran
Habit: A small Tree
Features: The calyx lobes were increadibly large.
Would appreciate identification.
I remember … has shown us flowers of this on Sep 20th. … had responded with description of it. You may search the earlier mails for it.
Incredibly strange looking fruit…
Plz id this tree: pa43 – 22nov2012: Plz id this tree from Matheran region. The photos of flower, fruit and leafs are attached. Tks.
That is Dimorphocalyx lawianus and the flower that you are holding, …, is male.
at Bhimashankar Wildlife Sanctuary on 05 NOV 11
near Lion’s Point, Lonavala on 15 OCT 10
Euphorbiaceae Fortnight : Dimorphocalyx lawianus : Dambulla,Sri Lanka : 061113 : AK-2 : Attachments (4). 3 posts by 2 authors.
Seen at Dambulla, Sri Lanka during visit in November, 2010.
Euphorbiaceae fortnight :: Dimorphocalyx lawianus at Prabalgad :: PKA3: : Attachments (4). 3 posts by 2 authors.
Came across this small flowering tree at ‘Prabalgad”.
Bot.Name: Dimorphocalyx lawianus
Local Marathi name: Jodpakli
Pls ID : 7 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (5)
Location- Sadavali, Dapoli, Maharshtra
Plant Habit- Tree
Fruits- Green (may be not mature)
I think Dimorphocalyx glabellus var. lawianus as per images herein.
Yes …, Dimorphocalyx glabellus var. lawianus … I did not check the full name in my notes.
Yes, D. glabellus var. lawianus.