Hydnocarpus laurifolius Sleumer

 
  • Family : FLACOURTIACEAE
    (FLACOURTIA FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Achariaceae
  • Species : Hydnocarpus laurifolius
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Hydnocarpus wightianus Blume
  • Common name : Fish poison tree, Marothi tree
  • Vernacular name : Chaalmoogara (Hin.); Chaul moogra yenne mara, Suranti (Kan.); Adi badamu, Niradi (Tel.); Tuvarakaha (San.)
  • Endemism : Peninsular India
  • Habit : Tree
  • Flower, Fruit : December-April
  • Native : India
  • Comments : Seed oil is used in Leprosy, Rheumatism.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Cuttack district, Puri district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1994- Flora of Orissa Vol. 1
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. http://easternghats.ces.iisc.ernet.in/plants.php?name=Hydnocarpus laurifolius. Downloaded on 3 July 2020.

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