"TAXONOMISTS GETTING EXTINCT AND SPECIES DATA DEFICIENT !!"
Pankaj Kumar Ph.D. (Orchidaceae)
Greater Kailash Sacred Landscape Project
Department of Habitat Ecology
Wildlife Institute of India
Post Box # 18
Dehradun - 248001, India
Forwarding again for Id confirmation or otherwise please.
Some earlier relevant feedback:
“This is a mangrove associate tree of Cerbera sp. may be C.manghas of
Apocynaceae. Regards, Shrikant”
“I think Pankaj ji is correct this is Cerbera odollam commonly known as suicide tree
On Jan 18, 5:07 pm, ajinkya gadave <ajinkyagad...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Cerbera odollam
> Family: Apocynaceae
> Chiute, Chatthankai, Grey Milkwood, Sea Mango, Pong Pong Tree
> Origin: Southern Asia
> On Tue, Jan 18, 2011 at 6:04 PM, J.M. Garg <jmga...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Forwarding again for Id confirmation or otherwise please.
> > Some earlier relevant feedback:
> > “This is a mangrove associate tree of *Cerbera sp. may be C.manghas* of
> > Apocynaceae. Regards, Shrikant”
> > “*Cerbera odollam?
> > *Pankaj”
> > “I think Pankaj ji is correct this is *Cerbera odollam* commonly known as
> > suicide tree
> > Tanay”
> > ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> > From: Aarti S. Khale <aarti.kh...@gmail.com>
> > Date: 16 December 2010 21:41
> > Subject: [efloraofindia:57113] Request for ID : 161210-AK-1
> > To: indian...@googlegroups.com
> > A tree with white flowers having very mild fragrance at Colombo,Sri Lanka.
> > Second picture is of the fruits.
> > I had seen similar ones during boat ride at the backwaters at
> > Alleppy,Kerala in October,2008
> > Aarti
> > --
> > With regards,
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> Cerbera odollam dry fruits.jpg
> Cerbera odollam.jpg
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