Intsia bijuga (Colebr.) Kuntze

 
  • Family : CAESALPINIACEAE
    (PEA or BEAN FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Leguminosae
  • Subfamily : Caesalpinioideae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Intsia bijuga (Colebr.) Kuntze
  • Common name : Moluccan Iron Wood, Borneo teak
  • Vernacular name : Mahasita (Oria)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Tidal forests
  • Comments / notes : A tidal forest species of Bhitarkanika
  • Flower, Fruit : Throughout the year
  • Distribution :
    • Odisha : Kendrapara district
  • World Distribution : India, Sundarbans, Andamans (India), Sri Lanka, Madagascar, Malesia, Seychelles, Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea, Japan, Australia, American Samoa
  • Conservation Status : Vulnerable (VU)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1994- Flora of Orissa Vol. 1; IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Intsia bijuga. Downloaded on 10 December 2019.

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