Pegia nitida Colebr., Trans. Linn. Soc. London 15(2): 364–365 1827. (syn: Phlebochiton extensum Wall.; Robergia hirsuta Roxb.; Tapirira extensa (Wall.) Hook. f. ex Marchand; Tapirira hirsuta (Roxb.) Hook. f.; Tapirira hirsuta (Roxb.) Hu);
China (S-Yunnan, SW-Guizhou, W-Guangxi), N-Thailand, India (Darjeeling, Assam,
West Bengal, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Tripura, Meghalaya), Nepal, Bhutan,
Myanmar [Burma] (Kachin, Magway, Sagaing, Shan), Bangladesh as per Catalogue of Life;
Climber for ID (RD_11142011): Need help for ID
Date/Time-05/03/2010- 09 AM
Location- Place, Altitude, GPS- Assam,
Habitat- Garden/ Urban/ Wild/ Type- Wild Type
Plant Habit- Tree/ Shrub/ Climber/ Herb- Climber
Inflorescence Type/ Size- as seen in the photos
This could be a species of Embelia.
I too have a feeling that this could be a species of Embelia of Myrsinaceae family.
Please share a flower close up (a cropped picture would also do provided the characters of flower is visible), if you have one
Thank you so much for the ID hints. Here some close up pictures of the flower is attached.
You are true. It is Embelia floribunda
I find the leaves in the images to be different from those of Embelia floribunda as per
It is Pegia nitida
Thanks, …, for the id. I also think matches with FOC illustration
Tapiria hirsuta, Anacardiaceae
Thanks, …, for the id.
Tapirira hirsuta is a syn. of Pegia nitida Colebr.