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

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Terminalia myriocarpa Van Heurck & Mull Arg.

Family: Combretaceae Genus: Terminalia Species: Terminalia myriocarpa Van Heurck & Mull Arg.






Synonym Myrobalanus myriocarpa Flower Color Red - Pink
Common Name East Indian almond Flower Type Panicle
English / Trade Name Hollock Flowering Period July-Sept
Vernacular /Local Name Mazok, Tolhao Fruiting Period Oct-Dec
Altitude 600-2100 m Fruit Type Drupe
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit ca 5 mmlong with 2-lateral wings, yellow, 3-cornered
Habitat Occurs in forests, streamsides in mountain valleys Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India,Bangladesh, Bhutan, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand and Vietnam Bark Details Bark grey or brown, young parts rusty pubescent
Distribution in manipur Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Opposite (leaves in pairs along stem)
    Leaf Shape Oblong
Description of Species Large trees up to 35 m high with an ovoid crown and pendulous branches Leaf Details Leaves 10-28 X 3.5 X8 cm, oblong lanceolate or oblong-elliptic

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details