Homonoia retusa (Graham ex Wight) Müll.Arg., Linnaea 34: 200 1865. (Syn: Adelia cuneata Wall. [Invalid]; Adelia retusa Graham ex Wight);


Homonoia retusa (Graham ex Wight) Müll.Arg.
somewhere off Kumta – Siddhapur Road on 17 MAR 13 

Please publish a book on Euphorbiaceae photos.

Thank you very very much … for the appreciation.

Someday I will.
Thanks … for these pics too…you have a great treasure of pics, from every group of flowering plants…




Euphorbiaceae fortnight :: Homonoia retusa at Karnataka :: PKA25::: :  Attachments (5). 4 posts by 3 authors. 
This particular shrub was seen in a riverbed in North Karnataka.
Bot. name: Homonoia retusa (Graham ex Wight) Müll.Arg.
Family: Euphorbiaceae

Your identification is correct.



Homonoia retusa (Graham ex Wight) Müll.Arg 15Feb SN17 : 1 post by 1 author.  

Homonoia retusa (Graham ex Wight) Müll.Arg, an undershrub in the river bed, from Shivmoga area of Karnataka 



ID please : 4 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (2)
Please identify this shrub…..more of riparian nature ….from Kannur, Kerala

Homonoia retusa
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This could be Homonoia retusa

Yes, this is Homnoia retusa, a common rheophyte. Only vernacular name known to me is in Tamil: Aattuchendu.   


via Species‎ > ‎H‎ > Homonoia retusa (Graham ex Wight) Müll.Arg. … family: Euphorbiaceae
Flowers of India Discussions at efloraofindia more views in flickr more views on Google Earth
ho-mo-NO-ee-a — Greek: homos (like, equal), nous (mind) … Dave’s Botanary
re-TOO-suh — rounded and notched tip … Dave’s Botanary 
commonly known aswedge-leaved water croton • Hindiमाचिम machim • Kannadaಹೊಳೆನೆಕ್ಕಿ holenekkiನೀರನೆಕ್ಕಿ neernekki • Malayalamആറ്റുചെണ്ട് arrucentആറ്റുവഞ്ചി attuvanchiകാട്ടലരി kattalariനീർവഞ്ചി neervanchiപുഴവഞ്ചി pulavanchi • Marathiमाचिम machim • Sanskritपाषाणभेद pashanabheda • Teluguఅడవి గన్నేరు adavi ganneru • Tuluತುದೆನೆಕ್ಕಿ tudenekki 
botanical namesHomonoia retusa (Graham ex Wight) Müll.Arg. … synonymsAdelia cuneata Wall. [Invalid] • Adelia retusa Graham ex Wight … The Plants List (2013). Version 1.1. 
March 17, 2013 … on banks of river Aghanashini, off Kumta Siddapur Road 

Wonderful presentation with nice details. 



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