Burmese rosewood (Pterocarpus indicus)

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Burmese rosewood fact file

Burmese rosewood description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderFabales
FamilyLeguminosae
GenusPterocarpus (1)

Information on the Burmese rosewood is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Amboyna wood, red sandalwood.
French
Santal Rouge.
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Burmese rosewood status

Classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (June, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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