Friday 25 August 2023

Lophopetalum wightianum Arn.

Lophopetalum wightianum Arn.

¿ lo-foh-PET-al-um ? -- Greek: lophos (crest), and petalon (petal) ... Dave's Botanary
¿ wight-ee-AY-num ? -- named for Robert Wight, Scottish surgeon & botanist in India ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: Wight's crest-petal • Coorgi: ಪಾಲ್ಮನಿ paalmani • Hindi: बनाती banati • Kannada: ಬಲ್ಪಾಲೆ balpaale, ಬನಾಟೆ banaate, ಬೌರಾಲಪಾಲೆ bauralapaale, ಬಿಳಿ ಹಲಸು bili halasu, ಪಾಲ್ಮನಿ paalmani • Konkani: बोलपली bolpali • Malayalam: വെമ്പാല vembala, വെണ്‍കടവം venkatavam, വെങ്കൊട്ട venkotta • Marathi: बलफळे balphale, बनाती banati • Nepali: बलपले balapale • Tamil: காருக்கா karukka, வெள்ள பலா vella pala, வெள்ளபோலம் vellapolam, வெண்கடவன் venkatavan, வென்கோட்டா venkotta, வெண்குதம் venkutam • Tulu: ಬೊಲ್ಪಾಲೆ bolpaale


botanical names: Lophopetalum wightianum Arn. ... heterotypic synonyms: Lophopetalum fimbriatum Wight ... and more at POWO
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~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
Wight's crest-petal
~~~~~ ASSAMESE ~~~~~
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  • for Lophopetalum fimbriatum Wight ... Flora of Assam Vol I (Part II) by U N Kanjilal, P C Kanjilal, A Das, C Purkayastha
~~~~~ COORGI (Kodava takk)~~~~~
ಪಾಲ್ಮನಿ paalmani
  • The Useful Plants of India by NISCAIR
~~~~~ HINDI ~~~~~
बनाती banati
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
ಬಲ್ಪಾಲೆ balpaale
ಬನಾಟೆ banaate
ಬೌರಾಲಪಾಲೆ bauralapaale
ಬಿಳಿ ಹಲಸು bili halasu
ಪಾಲ್ಮನಿ paalmani
~~~~~ KONKANI ~~~~~
बोलपली bolpali
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
വെമ്പാല vembala, വെണ്‍കടവം venkatavam, വെങ്കൊട്ട venkotta
  • BIOTIK (Biodiversity Informatics and co-operation in Taxonomy for Interactive shared Knowledge base)
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
बलफळे balphale, बनाती banati
~~~~~ NEPALI ~~~~~
बलपले balapale
  • Many thanks to Saroj Kumar Kasaju for help with this name ... efloraofindia
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
காருக்கா karukka, வெள்ள பலா vella pala, வெள்ளபோலம் vellapolam, வெண்கடவன் venkatavan, வென்கோட்டா venkotta, வெண்குதம் venkutam
  • BIOTIK (Biodiversity Informatics and co-operation in Taxonomy for Interactive shared Knowledge base)
~~~~~ TULU ~~~~~
ಬೊಲ್ಪಾಲೆ bolpaale
~~~~~ DISTRIBUTION in INDIA ~~~~~
*Arunachal Pradesh, *Assam, Goa, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, *Meghalaya, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh
* no given name / no name found, in the regional language(s) of the state
~~~~~ x ~~~~~
Celastraceae evergreen butressed tree "Lophopetalum wightianum" "Lophopetalum fimbriatum" "Wight's lophopetalum"

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