Diospyros ebenum Taxonomy ID: 570484 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid570484) current name. Description: Trees, up to 15 m tall; bark finely cracked longitudinally, dark grey. The leaves are entire-like and have a prolonged oval form, about 6–15 centimetres (2.4–5.9 in) long and 3–5 centimetres (1.2–2.0 in) wide. Leaves alternate, elliptic to oblong, up to 16 x 5.5 cm, acute or rounded at base, obtuse or acuminate at apex. General information about Diospyros ebenum (DOSEB) India, Sri Lanka. The fruit is not very big, approximately 2 centimetres (0.79 in) in diameter. Tamil: Acha, Thumbe. The Atlas of Florida Plants provides a source of information for the distribution of plants within the state and taxonomic information. Introduced in USA (Florida) It is a member of the family Ebenaceae, and is related to the true ebony (D. ebenum) and edible persimmon (D. kaki The main commercial source of ebony wood. Telugu: Nalluti, Tumiki. Flora of Tamil Nadu, VOL. The Plants Database includes the following 17 species of Diospyros . J.Koenig ex Retz. Nomenclature and Classification > Taxon Record Name > Scientific Name. Diospyros ebenum J.Koenig. Diospyros ebenum Koenig. Diospyros is a genus of over 700 species of deciduous and evergreen trees and shrubs.The majority are native to the tropics, with only a few species extending into temperate regions. Description. Diospyros blancoi mabolo Diospyros cathayensis . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. This middle-high evergreen tree grows very slowly up to 20–25 metres (66–82 ft) tall. The website also provides access to a database and images of herbarium specimens found at the University of South Florida and other herbaria. Binomial name; Diospyros ebenum. II, 1987; Matthew 1983 Diospyros ebenum Koenig, Physiogr. Jackals are fond of the fruit, hence the common names. Diospyros mespiliformis, the jackalberry (also known as African ebony and by its Afrikaans name jakkalsbessie), is a large dioecious evergreen tree found mostly in the savannas of Africa. Malayalam: Karu, Misha tumpi. Diospyros ebenum Koenig (EBENACEAE) Common names Kannada: Balemara, Karimara. identifiant ARKive: diospyros-ebenum identifiant EPPO Global Database: DOSEB identifiant iNaturalist d'un taxon: 191534 identifiant World Checklist of Selected Plant Families: 383929 identifiant Plants of the World Online: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:322347-1 identifiant Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera: 10213842 Native Introduced Native and Introduced.