Malvaceae week :: Heritiera littoralis

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Dinesh Valke

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Sep 8, 2011, 11:09:32 AM9/8/11
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Heritiera littoralis Aiton
  • her-ee-tee-ER-a -- named for Charles Louis de Brutelle L'Heritier, French botanist (best known for naming Eucalyptus)
    lit-tor-AY-liss -- of the sea shore

Heritiera littoralis
July 10, 2011, at Kille Nivati, Kochare, Maharashtra


commonly known as: looking glass mangrove • Bengali: সুংদৰী sundari • Hindi: सुंदरी sundari • Marathi: सुंदरी sundari

Native to: tropical Africa, w Indian Ocean, s China, India, Indo-China, Malesia, w & e Australia, w Pacific Ocean




Regards.
Dinesh

Balkar Arya

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Sep 8, 2011, 12:33:47 PM9/8/11
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Really Sunder!!!
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Dr Balkar Singh
Head, Deptt. of Botany and Biotechnology
Arya P G College, Panipat
Haryana-132103
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Madhuri Pejaver

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Sep 8, 2011, 3:24:03 PM9/8/11
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Grrrreat!
Madhuri

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Satish Phadke

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Sep 9, 2011, 6:10:22 AM9/9/11
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Great one from your seaside tours. That area is lacking from my collection.
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