Emperor Wingnut

A giant Padouk tree at Aurora Cinema is part of Mumbai University's Tree Appreciation Course

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Bodhi Leaf Emperor Wingnut

A giant Padouk tree at Aurora Cinema is part of Mumbai University’s Tree Appreciation Course

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Taxon Botany:

  • Common name: Surakta or Red Sandalwood: A widespread tree of Southeast Asia, valued for timber and medicinal uses, it is the national tree of the Phillipines
  • Botanical species: Pterocarpus indicus
  • Botanical family : Fabaceae [Pea family]


  • Latitude: 19.02875 ° north of the Equator
  • Longitude: 72.85675556 ° east of the Prime Meridian
  • Altitude: 8.9 metres above sea level

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Journey Journey:

  • Shooting Southwards
  • Path : From Mumbai inland to Maharashtra, then south into Andhra and Karnataka and coastal Tamil Nadu
  • Date photographed: 7.01.09


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