ID 03/02: 2 high res. images.
Please identify this shrub from a sacred grove in Kozhikode in Kerala 5/2/24

Check with Ehretia

I do not think so as per images at
Can it be some Premna species ?

It could be some Rubiaceae sp, maybe Psychotria.

I do not think so as per images at

Do you have any other images?

I will look.

This appears to be Benkara malabarica (Lam.) Tirveng. [Rubiaceae]. Similarly wilting flowers can be seen in this photograph. Identical calyces are present in this Biotik image and in one of the photographs in the FoPI page.

I think it looks different from images at

yes Sir


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