ID requested of DSC8146

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Rakesh

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Jun 22, 2011, 9:00:34 AM6/22/11
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Photo taken in Asansol (W.B.) India. Date: 22/06/11. Height of the plant around 6 ft. with leaves on the end of the branch. Could not see anybody eating the seeds neither could see any seeds fallen nearby. Saw some birds mainly Red Vented Bulbul & Red Whiskered Bulbul frequenting. Requested to please give the ID.
Rakesh Khedwal
 
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sheetal chaudhari

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Jun 22, 2011, 9:09:46 AM6/22/11
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Casearia sp.  Flacortiaceae family.



Sheetal Pachpande


H S

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Jun 23, 2011, 12:57:29 AM6/23/11
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I guess Casearia graveolens, family Flacourtiaceae
 
Seeds are used for killing fish.

 - H.S.

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prasad dash

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Jun 23, 2011, 4:55:24 AM6/23/11
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Casearia graveolens as said by Mr. HS, this is also used for fish poisoning by the tribals in Orissa

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Prasad
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