Canthium angustifolium Roxb., Fl. Ind. 2: 169 1824. (syn: Canthium leschenaultii (DC.) Wight & Arn.; Canthium trachystyle Ridl.; Dondisia leschenaultii DC.);
 
¿ KAN-thee-um ? … derived from Malayalam name kantankara, for a Canthium sp. … Wikipedia
an-gus-tee-FOH-lee-um — narrow leaf … Dave’s Botanary 
 


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Canthium angustifolium: Sharing picture of Canthium angustifolium, Rubiaceae


 

 

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Rubiaceae week::: Canthium angustifolium at Karnataka:  This one is a Climber.
Bot. name: Canthium angustifolium 
Family: Rubiaceae
Common name: Shengali
Location: Shigekeri, Karnataka.


… great close-up. Two species of Canthium … am yet to meet one.


 

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Agumbe :: Canthium angustifolium :: DVJAN67 : 2 posts by 2 authors. 5 images.

Agumbe Dakshina Kannada, Karnataka

Date: 26 DEC 2014 … Altitude: about 700 m asl 
Canthium angustifolium Roxb. … (family: Rubiaceae) 
Thanks to … query in his own post – ANDEC76 


So many interesting species in southern western ghats!


 

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ANDEC76 Please identify this shrub : 9 posts by 5 authors. Attachments (7)
Agumbe, Karnataka
26th December 2014


Amboli Ghat :: Canthium angustifolium :: DVFEB01/01 : 2 posts by 2 authors. 7 images. 
Amboli Ghat Maharashtra

Date: 23 DEC 2014 … Altitude: from 400 m to 700 m asl 
Canthium angustifolium Roxb. (family: Rubiaceae) 


Beautiful!


 

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ANFEB15 Please identify this shrub : 11 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (11)
Date: 26th December 2014
Place: Agumbe, Karnataka
Habit: Shrub


Looking like a member of family Rubiaceae


Plectronia rhedeii (Canthium angustifolium). The last picture is a different plant though


Thanks, … But Plectronia rheedei (DC.) Bedd.is a synonym of Canthium rheedei DC. (also checked An Excursion Flora of Central Tamilnadu, India By K. M. Matthew) & Canthium angustifolium Roxb. is a different plant.
Pl. clarify.


efi page on Canthium angustifolium & Canthium rheedei 


It seems to be Canthium angustifolium Roxb. [Plectronia rheedii (DC.) Bedd] except last image DSC_0557.jpg
Canthium parviflorum Lam bears yellow fruits. Common along the coast on lateritic soil.

Thanks, … But Plectronia rheedei (DC.) Bedd.is a synonym of Canthium rheedei DC. (also checked An Excursion Flora of Central Tamilnadu, India By K. M. Matthew) & Canthium angustifolium Roxb. is a different plant.
Pl. clarify.


I just went through Flora of Karnataka-Aanalysis; Flora of Udupi and Flora of madras Presidency.
What I understood is
1. Canthium rheedii DC. and Plectronia rheedii (DC.) Bedd are same
2. Canthium parviflorum Lamk and Plectronia parviflora Bedd are same
But Canthium rheedii var. angustifolium Gamble is Canthium angustifolium Roxb. (citation in Gambles flora indicates it is from Flora of British India); which may be different from C. rheedii.
You may please cross check in FBI, I dont have FBI flora


 

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Names of Plants in India :: Canthium angustifolium Roxb. : 3 posts by 2 authors.

via Species‎ > ‎C‎ > Canthium angustifolium Roxb. … family: Rubiaceae
Flowers of India Discussions at efloraofindia more views in flickr more views on Google Earth
¿ KAN-thee-um ? … derived from Malayalam name kantankara, for a Canthium sp. … Wikipedia
an-gus-tee-FOH-lee-um — narrow leaf … Dave’s Botanary 
commonly known asnarrow leaved canthium • Malayalamകഠാരമുള്ള് katharamull • Marathiशेंगाळी shengali • Tamilகுத்துக்காரை kuttukkarai 
botanical namesCanthium angustifolium Roxb. … synonymsCanthium leschenaultii (DC.) Wight & Arn. • Canthium trachystyle Ridl. • Dondisia leschenaultii DC…. India Biodiversity Portal 
December 15, 2012 … Mattighatta Road, Sirsi.


 

 
 
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