Litsea salicifolia

Litsea salicifolia (Nees) Hook. fil., Fl. Brit. India 5: 167 1886. (syn: Litsea atrata S. K. Lee; Litsea laevigata Gamble; Litsea polyantha f. glabra H. Liu; Litsea salicifolia f. glabra (H. Liu) C. K. Allen; Malapoenna glauca (Wall.) Kuntze; Tetranthera attenuata Wall.; Tetranthera diglatia Buch.-Ham. ex Nees; Tetranthera glauca Wall.; Tetranthera lanceifolia Roxb.; Tetranthera salicifolia Roxb. ex Wall.; Tetranthera saligna […]

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Litsea chartacea

Litsea chartacea Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 5: 170 1886. (syn: Malapoenna chartacea (Wall. ex Nees) Kuntze; Tetranthera chartacea Wall.; Tetranthera chartacea var. nervosa Meissn); N-India, Sikkim, Nepal, Bhutan, Assam, Vietnam as per Catalogue of Life; SK1992 11 June 2019 : 7 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (10)- around 700 kb each.  Location: Godawari, Lalitpur,, Nepal […]

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Litsea monopetala ?

Litsea monopetala ?;   SK1125 19 MAY 2018 : 9 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (6) Location: Soureni, India Date: 7 May 2018 Altitude: 4000 ft. Habit : Wild Machilus odoratissima Nees ?? Looks different from images at http://manipurforestflora.co.in/specimen/view/308#prettyPhoto Can it be Persea americana Mill. as per images herein ? I guess it is Lauraceae ! May be Litsea […]

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Litsea khasyana ?

Litsea khasyana Meisn., Prodr. 15(1): 227 1864. (syn: Litsea meissneri Hook.f. [Illegitimate]) ?;   MS May,2016/12 Shrub for ID : 11 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (1) Location : Dampui, MizoramDate : 03-05-2016Habit : Shrub or small treeHabitat : Wild Looks like species of Litsea of Lauraceae family Litsea species in eFloraofindia (with details/ keys from published […]

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Litsea hookeri

Litsea hookeri (Meisn.) D.G.Long, Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 41: 510 1984. (syn: Cylicodaphne hookeri Meisn.; Lindera hookeri Meisn.; Litsea khasyana Meisn.; Litsea meissneri Hook. fil.; Malapoenna hookeri (Meisn.) Kuntze; Malapoenna khasiana (Meisn.) Kuntze; Tetranthera khasyana Meisn.);    ID No.08062011 RD03: Please help to identify this Tree Date/Time-24/05/2011– 11:30 AM Location- Place, Altitude, GPS- Assam, […]

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Litsea deccanensis ?

Litsea deccanensis Gamble ?; ID KANNUR 12 : 6 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2) Please identify this small tree, hopefully Litsea sp. From Kannur District of Kerala. Riparian in nature. Looks a lot like Litsea glutinosa This could be Litsea deccanensis Pl. decide among the two: Litsea glutinosa and Litsea deccanensis

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Litsea gorayana

Litsea gorayana; New taxa from Southern Western Ghats- Litsea gorayana : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (1) – Litsea gorayana.pdf- 2 MB. I am attaching herewith … PDF files on the above subject for your information.

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Litsea lancifolia

Litsea lancifolia (Roxb. ex Nees in Wall.) Benth. & Hook. fil. ex Villar (syn: .; Litsea lancifolia (Roxb. ex Nees in Wall.) Hook. fil.; Litsea lancifolia (Roxb. ex Nees) Villar (ambiguous synonym); .; Litsea vartakii M.R. Almeida; Tetranthera lancifolia Roxb. ex Nees in Wall.); . Himalaya (Nepal to Bhutan), Assam, S. China as per Check list […]

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Litsea oleoides

Litsea oleoides Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 5: 175 1886. ; Habit- Trees up to 30 m tall. Trunk & Bark- Bark brownish, smooth. Branches and Branchlets- Branchlets subterete, glabrous. Leaves- Leaves simple, alternate, spiral; petiole 2-3.5 cm long, stout, canaliculate, glabrous; lamina 13.5-18 x 6-9.5 cm, elliptic to elliptic-obovate, apex acute or obtuse, base rounded-attenuate […]

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Litsea laevigata

Litsea laevigata Gamble, Fl. Madras 1236 1925. ;   Habit- Trees up to 7 m tall. Trunk & Bark- Bark brown, lenticellate, smooth; blaze light orange. Branches and Branchlets- Young branchlets subterete, glabrescent. Leaves- Leaves simple, alternate distichous; petiole 0.4-1.5 cm long, planoconvex in cross section, glabrous; lamina 7-18 x 2-5.5 cm, usually oblanceolate to […]

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Litsea ghatica

Litsea ghatica Saldanha, Fl. Karnataka 1: 67 1985. ;   Habit– Trees up to 6 m tall. Trunk & Bark– Bark smooth, brown. Branches and Branchlets– Branchlets terete, grey tomentose. Leaves– Leaves simple, alternate, subverticillate; petiole 1-2.5 cm long, subterete, densely tomentose; lamina 9-34 x 6-13 cm, obovate, apex abruptly acuminate, base cuneate, margin entire, […]

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Litsea glutinosa ?

Litsea glutinosa (Lour.) C.B. Robinson ?;      Plant for ID : 01072014 : RV 1 : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (4). Please help to id this plant saw today (1.7.14) at SGNP, Borivali……. difficult to say whether it is a shrub or a tree as there were 3 to 4 of these […]

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Litsea coriacea

  Litsea coriacea Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 5: 166 1886. ;   LIT-see-a — Chinese litse or Ii, meaning small, little … Dave’s Botanarykor-ee-uh-KEE-uh — leathery … Dave’s Botanary commonly known as: leathery-leaved laurel • Kannada: ಎರ್ಚಿಕೂಟಿ erchikooti, ಮುಜ muja • Malayalam: മരവെട്ടിത്താളി maravettithali, പന്നിത്താളി pannithali, വെട്ടിത്താളി vettithali • Tulu: ಎರ್ಚಿಕೂಟಿ erchikooti  Dioecious trees, to 12 m high, bark pale brown, thinly scaly; branchlets puberulous, rather slender. Leaves simple, alternate, estipulate; petiole 5-10 mm long, slender, […]

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Litsea quinqueflora

Litsea quinqueflora (Dennst.) Suresh, Interpr. Hort. Malab. 158 1988. (syn. Litsea ligustrina (Nees) J.Hk.); Small trees; branchlets densely tomentose. Leaves to 20 x 9 cm, obovate, obtuse at apex, acute to the base; nerves 9-11 pairs, reticulate; petiole 2.5 cm long. Peduncle 1.5-2 cm long. Umbellules 10-20 mm across; bracts orbicular, densely tomentose outside. Flowers […]

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Litsea wightiana ?

Litsea wightiana (Nees) Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 5: 177 177 1886. (Syn: Cylicodaphne wightiana Nees (Unresolved)) ?;    Evergreen dioecious trees, to 15 m high, bark surface brown, smooth, lenticellate; lenticels horizontal; branchlets brown pubescent. Leaves simple, alternate, estipulate; petiole 10-20 mm long, stout, brown pubescent; lamina 7-15 x 3-9 cm, obovate or oblong, base […]

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Litsea cubeba

Litsea cubeba (Lour.) Pers., Syn. Pl. 2: 4 4 1807. (syn: Actinodaphne citrata (Blume) Hayata; Aperula citriodora (Siebold & Zucc.) Blume; Benzoin citriodorum Siebold & Zucc.; Benzoin cubeba (Lour.) Hatus.; Daphnidium cubeba (Lour.) Nees; Laurus cubeba Lour.; Lindera citrata (Blume) Koidz.; Lindera citriodora (Siebold & Zucc.) Hemsl.; Lindera dielsii H. Lév.; Litsea citrata Blume; Litsea […]

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Litsea species

     PLANT FOR ID 175 SMP NOV 2009 – efloraofindia | Google Groups : 6 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (1) I can give very little info. about this big tree seen in Mahabaleshwar Nov 2009. Seems to be a Litsea sp.   ls ID the plant taken at Shibpur Botanical Garden , Howrah , […]

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Litsea stocksii

Litsea stocksii Hook.f.,  Fl. Brit. India 5: 176 1886. (syn: Litsea josephii S. M. Almeida as per efi thread);   Medium trees; branchlets glabrous. Leaves to 15 x 5 cm, elliptic to obovate, acute, reddish beneath, glabrous; lateral nerves 7-9 pairs; petiole 1 cm long. Racemes 6 cm long. Umbellules few, peduncled; bracts orbicular, puberulus. Flowers […]

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Litsea glutinosa

Litsea glutinosa (Lour.) C.B. Robinson, Philipp. J. Sci. 6(5): 321 321 1911 (Syn: Litsea chinensis Lam.) as per Litsea glutinosa – Species Information, Factsheet – Litsea glutinosa – Trin, LITSEA CHINENSIS LAM – ijrpc (2012- pdf), Puso-puso / Litsea glutinosa / Indian laurel / Chan gao mu jiang zi etc.   Litsea glutinosa (Lour.) C.B.Rob., Philipp. J. Sci., […]

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