Xylocarpus moluccensis (PROSEA)

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Xylocarpus moluccensis (Lamk) M. Roem.


Synonyms

  • Carapa moluccensis Lamk,
  • Xylocarpus australasicus Ridley,
  • Xylocarpus gangeticus (Prain) C.E. Parkinson,
  • Xylocarpus mekongensis Pierre.

Vernacular names

  • Cedar mangrove (En)
  • Indonesia: niri batu, nyireh batu (general), nyirih gundik (Javanese)
  • Malaysia: nyireh batu (general), delima wanita (Peninsular)
  • Philippines: piagau (general), sangkuyong (Cotabato), tambu-tambu (Zamboanga)
  • Singapore: nyireh batu
  • Burma (Myanmar): kyana, kyatnan, pinle-on
  • Thailand: ta ban (central, peninsular), ta buun dam (general)
  • Vietnam: xu'o'ng cá.

Distribution

From India, Burma (Myanmar), Indo-China and Thailand to the Malesian region and tropical Australia.


See also Dyes and tannins