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andamanica Chatterjee & Mukerjee in Proc. Linn. Soc. 154: 268. 1941 - 42.

And.: Chooi.

Flowers solitary, rarely in pairs; bracts at the base of the sessile flowers, semi-circular or reniform. Petals 6, equal, strap-shaped. Stamens ca 2 mm long.

Fl. March - April; Fr. Oct. - Nov.

Distrib. India: Andaman Islands.


Notes. It yields a good timber suitable for making planks.

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