Elytranthe albida (Blume) Blume, Syst. Veg. 7: 1730 1830. (syn: Elytranthe colletii (King ex Collett & Hemsl.) Danser; Elytranthe henryi Lecomte; Elytranthe leucosiphon (Griff.) van Tiegh.; Elytranthe petelotii Merr.; Loranthus albidus Bl.; Loranthus collettii King ex Collett & Hemsl.; Loranthus leucosiphon Griff.);
Common name: Pale Bark Mistletoe
India: Evergreen forests at about 1200 m altitude. Rare, found on Quercus griffithii. Arunachal Pradesh and Mizoram (at Champhai); China, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Malaysia, Java, Sumatra and Borneo as per BSI Flora of India;

MS Dec,2016/03 Loranthaceae for ID : 8 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2)

Location : Sairep, Mizoram
Date : 30-11-2016
Habit Parasitic shrub
Habitat : Wild

Leaves are not clear.
May I request you to pl. post the clear photos of the leaves.  


Same plant is attached herewith
Attachments (1)

Thanks, … Image does not tell whether the leaves are of the parasite or the host plant.

Is it Elytranthe albida ?

Thanks, … I think matches with images at


MS,Oct,2021/74 Elytranthe albida ? for id/confirmation: 4 images.
Place : Reiek tlang

Date : 26-09-2018
Habit : Epiphytic shrub
Habitat : Wild



MS,Oct,Oct.,2021/48 Loranthaceae for id: 2 images.
Location : Vanchengpui

Date : 19-11-2015
Habit : Epiphytic plant
Habitat : Wild

Dendrophthoe falcata (L.fil.) Blume !

Elytranthe albida ?

Yes, …


MS,Oct,2021/73 Elytranthe albida ? for id/confirmation: 1 high res. image.
Place : Lurh tlang
Date : 04-12-2018
Habit : Epyphytic shrub
Habitat : Wild

Any other images?

Yes !

Yes, appears close to images at Elytranthe albida (Blume) Blume



References: Catalogue of Life  The Plant List Ver.1.1  IPNI  GBIF (with type specimen) BSI Flora of India  Flora of China FOC illustration  Flowers of India  Encyclopedia of Life (Specimen) India Biodiversity Portal  IBIS Flora  Plant illustrations  FRPS  Flora Malesiana

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