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Octopus Bamboo

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Bodhi Leaf Octopus Bamboo

A grove of bamboo hides that strange cryptozoological curiosity- the Tree Octopus!

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Taxon Botany:

  • Common name: Indian Bamboo: This Indian bamboo species is one of the most widely used plants, as rods and pulp.
  • Botanical species: Bambusa tulda
  • Botanical family : Poaceae [Grass]


  • Latitude: 20.29918 ° north of the Equator
  • Longitude: 85.79651 ° east of the Prime Meridian
  • Altitude: 62.5 metres above sea level

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Journey Journey:

  • Up The East Coast
  • Path : From Chennai up along the Andhra Coast, into Gondwana in Chattisgarth, and up the Orissa Coast to Konark
  • Date photographed: 9.02.10


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For the landmarked tree named Octopus Bamboo , the database reference code is: o054.

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