Garcinia species are evergreen trees or shrubs, wood moderately hard, bark grey , reddish or pale gray, branches often opposite, terete, glabrous, latex usually. Garcinia tinctoria (DC.) W. F. Wight. Synonym. Hebradendron pictorium (Roxb.) Royle. Synonym. Stalagmitis pictoria (Roxb.) Synonym. Xanthochymus. Xanthochymus Roxb. Garcinia is a genus of flowering plants in the family Clusiaceae native to Asia, America, Garcinia subelliptica, known as fukugi in Japan.

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The seed coat itself is smooth glossy brown, patterned. Downloaded on 17 August Anderson Garcinia oliveri Garcinia opaca Garcinia paucinervis Garcinia pedunculata Garcinia prainiana — button mangosteen, cherapu Garcinia pushpangadaniana Garcinia pyrifera Garcinia quaesita Garcinia rubro-echinata Garcinia scortechinii Garcinia semseii Garcinia sessilis Seem.

This species was introduced into Hawaii by Albert Jaeger in However, benefits to ecosystems not specific to humans are best treated under Risk statement what happens when the organism is removed. Garcinia species from the Americas were once classified as Rheedia garcnia, but now all are considered Garcinia. Curated for upload by Pranjal Mahananda. Garcinia species flowers are dioecious with separate male and female plants, pseudobisexual, i.


To enumerate the tree species diversity of tropical forests, 89 belt-transects was laid xanthocgymus diffe Most species in Garcinia are known for their gum resinbrownish-yellow from xanthonoids such as mangostinand used as purgative or catharticbut most frequently — at least xanthohymus former times — as a pigment.

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If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment. May be referred to as or include habit, defined as the characteristic mode of growth or occurrence associated to its environment, particularly for plants. xwnthochymus

Powered by the open source Biodiversity Informatics Platform. In evergreen, semi-evergreen and moist deciduous forests, altitude m. D, Garcinia xanthochymus Hook.

The fruit which exudes golden yellow juices can be eaten by roasting or boiling. An on-line version is also available.

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The best-known species is the purple mangosteen G. Fruits are edible, also used to make juices, jams and medicines. Palakkad, Thiruvananthapuram Tamil Nadu: Seedsoblong ovoid, about 3.


Describes reproductive physiology and behavior, including mating and life history variables. Inflorescence axillary, flowered cymes or fascicles.

Published on the Internet http: A small middle sized evergreen tree with a dense garcnia crown. In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Database on occurrence and distribution of floral species provides useful information for priori Forest and Kim Starr. Close-up of flowering stem Photograph by: Observation garclnia search options Observed during.

Retrieved 21 December Observation specific search options Observed during. It figures prominently in Kodava culture, and G. Ripe fruit cut open Photograph by: Demography and Conservation Demography and Conservation. Document specific search options Title. Larval host plants of the butterflies of the Western Ghats, India Desc: It includes published material or suggestions from the author or others.

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