Manipur Forest Flora
A Comprehensive Database of Ligneous Plants of Manipur (India)
Designed & Developed by Forest Research Institute, Dehradun

Complete Taxonomic details of Species:  Macaranga denticulata (Blume) Mull.Arg.

Family: Euphorbiaceae Genus: Macaranga Species:  Macaranga denticulata (Blume) Mull.Arg.






Synonym Macaranga pustulata, Mappa wallichii, Tanarius denticulatus Flower Color Greenish
Common Name Lakoi Flower Type Panicle
English / Trade Name Blistery Macaranga Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name Lakoi Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude Up to 1500 m Fruit Type Capsule
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit up to 0.8 cm long, splitting into 2 sections, with sticky yellow powder from glandular scales outside
Habitat Occurs in natural gaps of evergreen forest Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, China,Indonesia, Malay Peninsula, Thailand, Laos Bark Details Bark pale grey, smooth with U-shaped ridges
Distribution in manipur Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species Small trees 3-15 m tall, branchlets ferruginous or yellowish brown tomentose when young; branches glabrous, sometimes glaucous Leaf Details leaf blade deltoid-ovate or broadly ovate, 12-30 × 11-28 cm, thinly leathery or thickly papery, abaxially pubescent, densely glandular scaly, adaxially glabrescent

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

No Specimen Found