Cryptocarya amygdalina Nees, Pl. Asiat. Rar. 2: 69 1831. (syn: Cryptocarya floribunda Nees; Laurus amygdalina Buch.- Ham. ex Wall.; Laurus floribunda Wall.); 
SE-Tibet, India, Nepal, Andamans, Myanmar [Burma] (Kachin, Yangon), Bhutan,
as per Catalogue of Life;



Cryptocarya amygdalina (Lauraceae) : 10 posts by 5 authors. Attachments (2)

Botanical name: Cryptocarya amygdalina Nees

Photographer: Dr. Gopal Krishna
Location: Neora Valley WLS, Kalimpong District, West Bengal
Habit: Trees, 6 – 25 m high.
Habitat: In tropical forests between 300 – 1350 m altitudes.
Distribution: India (West Bengal, Sikkim, Assam, Meghalaya and Arunachal Pradesh), Bhutan, Nepal, China (Tibet), Bangladesh, Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia and Sumatra. [POWO indicates its occurrence in the Andaman Islands but no specimen available in any Indian herbarium].
…, please note, this is an addition.

…, are these fruits edible? 

No record of edible fruits.

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