Aralia armata (Wall. ex G.Don) Seem., J. Bot. 6: 134 1868. (syn: Aralia tengyuehensis C.Y.Wu; Aralia thomsonii var. glabrescens C.Y.Wu; Panax armatus Wall. ex G.Don);
E. Himalaya to Indo-China and E. India as per WCSP;
Assam; China South-Central; East Himalaya; India; Myanmar; Thailand as per Catalogue of Life;
MS Oct.2018/13 Aralia sp. ? for Id : 10 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (2)
Date : 02-10-2018
Habit : Prickly shrub
Habitat : Wild
Pl. check comparative images at
I guess leaves belong to some Rubus sp.
Not rubus to me.
Yes, the leaves belong to the same plant
Thanks, …, What are the species reported in your area?
The following spp. are recorded in Mizoram :- 1. Aralia armata. 2. A.foliosa var. sikkimensis. 3. A. thomsonii
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Pl. check with Aralia armata:
I think close.
However, does not match with other two species mentioned by you as per
May I request you to pl. post a high res. image or close up of a portion of the leaf to check the details.
Location: Central Nepal
Altitude: 1600 m.
Date: January 2022
Habit : Wild
Yes …, Check with Aralia bipinnata,
Do not find any distribution in our area as per Aralia bipinnata
Pl. check Aralia armata (Wall. ex G.Don) Seem. and Aralia thomsonii Seem. ex C.B.Clarke, although I do not find any distribution of these in your area?
Aralia thomsonii looks close but it has got no distribution in Nepal.
Checked other species as per the following:
References: Catalogue of Life The Plant List Ver.1.1 WCSP IPNI POWO GBIF (with high resolution specimens) BSI Flora of India checklist Flora of China India Biodiversity Portal iNaturalist