Cyclocodon axillaris (Oliv.) Wilde & Duyfjes, Thai Forest Bull., Bot. 40: 22 (2012) (syn: Campanumoea axillaris Oliv.);
S. China to Sumatera and S. Japan, Maluku: Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, Hainan, Japan, Laos, Maluku, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Philippines, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam as per POWO;

 Images by M. Sawmliana



Herb/shrub for id : 8 posts by 5 authors. Attachments (1).

Location : Lengpui, Mizoram
Altitude : c.200 m.
Habit : Slender herb / shrub ?
Habitat : Wild
Date : 02-08-2014

This looks ​more like Cyclocodon parviflorus (Wall. ex DC.) Hook f. & Thomson (syn.: Campanumoea parviflora (wall. ex. A. DC.) Benth. to me. Link

Please check carefully with literature and your specimens.

The plant seems to be Cyclocodon lancifolius

Matches more with Cyclocodon parviflorus (Wall. ex DC.) Hook f. & Thomson (syn.: Campanumoea parviflora (wall. ex. A. DC.) Benth. as per link given by …:

Pl. also see Cyclocodon page in efi.

I think … is right, C. lancifolius

C. parviflorus: Flowers often 4-merous; calyx inserted on pedicel, distant from other floral parts by 1-4 mm, like involucral bracts.

C. lancifoliusFlowers usually 5- or 6-merous; calyx at least partly adnate to ovary

Thanks, … Does not seem to match with FOC illustration of Cyclocodon lancifolius

Fwd: Cyclocodon for Id from Mizoram : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (3).

Stem erect or ascending, branching, not hollow, milky juice present

These two species known in India (Cyclocodon lancifolius and C. parviflora) are mentioned under genus Campanumoea (C. lancifolia and C. parviflora) in Fascicles of Flora of India Fascicle-22, and differentiated as under:

Calyx adnate to ovary for a short length and to fruits up to the middle…………………………….C.lancifolius.

Calyx entirely free from ovary, situated often on the pedicels ………………………………………C. parviflora.
In the pics sepals are adnate to ovary indicating Cyclocodon lancifolius.

As per this, it should be Cyclocodon lancifolius.

I think this maybe C.axillaris as per A Monograph of Codonopsis and Allied Genera (Campanulaceae) (2015)

Cyclocodon lancifolius Kurz !

Pl. go through the images in the Monograph look link, I have given you.

Pl. see the shape of the calyx w.r.t. the fruit as well as the corolla.

Link does not open, however calyx looks different. You may be right … !

ID please
(mixed thread): 3 images.

I would like to know the ID of this species too Please? Thank you ..
Location. Northern Kachin State, Myanmar
Altitude – 1308 m

Cyclocodon lancifolius (Roxb.) Kurz !

Do you have habit images?
If so, pl. post.



References: A Monograph of Codonopsis and Allied Genera (Campanulaceae) (2015)  POWO  Catalogue of Life  GBIF (High resolution specimens)

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