Wild Jack is an evergreen tree, up to 50 m high, bark mm thick, surface dull grey-brown, smooth, warty, exfoliations thin, peeled surface red, fibrous; blaze. Artocarpus hirsutus Lam. – MORACEAE. Synonym: Artocarpus hirsuta Lam. Vernacular names: Tamil: Aiyinipila; AnjiliMalayalam: Anjili; AyaniKannada. Artocarpus hirsutus is a tree seen in evergreen and semi-evergreen forests from The Artocarpus species are rich in phenolic compounds including flavonoids.

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Technology Biodiversity in India. Search in all groups Search within this group. Does not include altitudinal distribution, which is covered under Habitat.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Hirautus. Syncarp sorosissubglobose or ellipsoid with long echinate processes, orange when ripe; seeds many, ovoid.

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Or, Login with your user account:. Archived copy as title Articles with ‘species’ microformats Commons category link is on Wikidata. Flowers unisexual; artocarpu flowers in axillary spikes, pendulous, 14 cm long; female flowers in axillary spikes, ovoid. Also includes information referring to territorial extension of the individual or group in terms of its activities feeding, mating, etc. Species specific search options Taxon Hierarchy. Appendix 1 -Report on the community’s use of various tree and plant species in the region Desc: A general description, with any kind of information about the taxon.


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Thiruvananthapuram District harbours more than 1, medicinal plants of which plants are hosts Its main goal is summarize the most relevant or attractive characteristics of this taxon to the general public. Leaves Leaves simple, alternate, spiral, clustered at twigs end; stipules to 2.

Archived from the original on The seeds are also edible, usually fried as a snack. Branches and branchlets Young branchlets terete, tawny hirsute, with annular scars. Indian Endemicity Geographic Entity. Its simple, alternate leaves will ooze latex if broken. It includes published material or suggestions from the author or others. It is harvested for its wood. Periyar Tiger Reserve Forests of the Western Ghats are well known for their evergreenness and high endemism. The timber was used extensively in the construction of ceilings, door frames and furniture in older buildings, especially in Kerala.

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The tree is prized for its durable timber which is comparable in quality with teak. In any event, the source must be explicitly quoted.


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Bhat December 17, It could also cover phenomena such as “plant flowering” or “chewing rates”. Can include ecosystem services. Stand structure of a primate rich rainforest region in the central Western Ghats of southern India Desc: General description of the sites where the species is found ecosystem, forest, environment or microhabitat.

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