Piper acutistigmum C.DC., Candollea 1: 188 1923. ;
INDIA: Andaman Islands, Arunachal Pradesh(?); MYANMAR as per Nomenclatural notes on Piper Linn. (Piperaceae) from India II – PRASANTA KUMAR MUKHERJEE- Phytotaxa 338 (1): 017–032, 2018;
Piper sp.(?) from kamrup district, Assam:
Attached images are Piper sp.(?) collected on hilly area. It looks like Piper betle L.. But taste of the leaf is not like betel leaf. Please ID for it.
Date : 21.12.2012
Location: Kamrup district
Family : Piperaceae (?)
Genus & species : Piper sp. (?)
Habitat: Grows wild on rock with the help of climbing roots.
Habit : Climber
Flower : Not seen
Fruits : Not seen
Looks like Piper betle. Image of a fruit will help to identify
This is Piper acutistigmum C. DC. mostly occuring West Kameng Papumpare in the foothills along the boarder of Assam (Sonitpur & Lakhimpur dist). Recorded from India first time during our study.
Catalogue of Life The Plant List Ver.1.1 GBIF (High resolution specimens) POWO Numerical taxonomic studies on some species of Piper … – IAAT (2002)
Piper acutistigmum C. DC. (Piperaceae): A new record for India Gajurel, P.R.; Rethy, P.; Kumar, Y.- Rheedea 10(2): 139-141 2000