Botanical Name - Vatica obscura Trimen


Group:

1 Angiosperms (Flowering Plants) - I - Dicotyledons

Family:

Dipterocarpaceae

Genus:

Vatica

Common sinhala name:

Dummala

Habit:

Tree

Origin:

Endemic

National conservation status:

VU-Vulnerable

Legal status:

Protected species under Flora and Fauna Protection Ordinance

Similar species:

Vatica paludosa, Vatica affinis 

All vernacular names:

Sengi Mendora

Vatica obscura Trimen

Contributors for Images:

Rajiatha Welithara (RI)



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