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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Leaves simple, alternate, spiral, clustered at twigs end; stipules to 2.
Flowers unisexual; male flowers in axillary spikes, pendulous, 14 cm long; female flowers in axillary spikes, ovoid. Syncarp sorosissubglobose or ellipsoid hirsuyus long echinate processes, orange when ripe; seeds many, ovoid. Best supported on Google Chrome, Firefox 3. Powered by the open source Biodiversity Informatics Platform.
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Its main goal is summarize the most relevant or attractive characteristics of this taxon to the general public. Evergreen trees, to 50 m high, bark mm thick, surface dull grey-brown, smooth, lenticellate, exfoliations thin, exfoliated surface red, fibrous; blaze creamy turning to pinkish-yellow; exudation milky white, sticky, branchlets hirsute. Leaves simple, alternate; stipules to 4 cm long, lateral, densely tawny strigose; petiole mm long, stout, hirsute; lamina x 7.
Flowers unisexual, minute, yellowish-green; male in axillary, pendulous, narrowly cylindric spikes upto 15 cm long; tepals 2, united below; stamen 1; anther exserted, ovate, bracteoles chaffy; female flowers in axillary ovoid spikes; perianth tubular, confluent below with the receptacle; ovary superior, straight, ovule pendulous; style exserted; stigma undivided. Fruit a sorosis A textual diagnostic description of the species that is not necessarily structured. Habit Large trees up to 35 m tall.
Branches and branchlets Young branchlets terete, tawny hirsute, with annular scars. Exudates Latex white, profuse. Leaves Leaves simple, alternate, spiral, clustered at twigs artocqrpus stipules to 2. Fruit and Seed Syncarp sorosissubglobose or ellipsoid with long echinate processes, orange when ripe; seeds many, ovoid. Nomenclature and Classification Nomenclature and Classification. Natural History Natural History Cyclicity.
Describes biorhythms – those states or conditions characterised by regular repetition in time, whether on the scale of seconds, hirsutjs, days, or seasons. It could also cover phenomena such as “plant flowering” or “chewing rates”. Life cycles are treated in the field for Life Cycle.
Seasonal migration and reproduction are usually treated separately. Semi-evergreen and moist deciduous forests, also in the plains. General description of the sites where the species is found ecosystem, forest, environment or microhabitat. Also includes information referring to territorial extension of the individual or group in terms of its activities feeding, mating, etc.
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Enumerates geographic entities where artocarpuus taxon lives. Does not include altitudinal distribution, which is covered under Habitat. If the taxon is in the ecological state of being unique to a defined geographic location, such as an island, nation or other defined zone, or habitat type, and found only there; organisms that are indigenous to a place are not endemic to it if they are also found elsewhere.
Indian Endemicity Geographic Entity. Occurrence Occurrence Occurrence Records. The current map showing distribution of species is only indicative. Related observations Show all. Demography and Conservation Demography and Conservation.
Uses and Management Uses and Management Uses. Known or potential benefits of the species for humans, at hirsutua direct economic level, as instruments of education, prospecting, eco-tourism, etc. It includes artofarpus material or suggestions from the author or others. In any event, the source must be explicitly quoted. Can include ecosystem services.
However, benefits to ecosystems not specific to humans are best treated under Risk statement what happens when aetocarpus organism is removed.
Encyclopedia of Life EOL. Periyar Tiger Reserve Field Guide Red Listed Med. Appendix 1 -Report on the community’s use of various tree and plant species in the region Desc: Balancing human needs and ecological function in forest fringe and modified landscapes of the south Stand structure of a primate rich rainforest hirsjtus in the central Western Ghats of southern India Desc: The Western Ghats of southern India are one of the most important biodiversity regions in the world This paper gives an account hirrsutus five new black mildews belonging to the genera, Asterina and Meliola Thiruvananthapuram District harbours more than 1, medicinal plants of which plants are hosts Forest evergreenness and tree endemism in the central Western Ghats, southern India Desc: Forests of the Western Ghats are well known for their evergreenness and high endemism.
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