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Magnolia champaca (michelia)

Synonyms: Michelia champaca; Michelia tsiampacca var. champaca

Wikipedia Abstract

Magnolia champaca, known in English as champak, is a large evergreen tree in the Magnoliaceae family. It was previously classified as Michelia champaca.It known for its fragrant flowers, and its timber used in woodworking.
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Infraspecies

Attributes

Janka Hardness [2]  1000 lbf (454 kgf) Soft
Leaf Type [1]  Evergreen
Specific Gravity [3]  0.528
Structure [1]  Tree

Predators

Aonidiella aurantii (California red scale)[4]
Aspidiotus destructor (coconut scale)[4]
Capricornis sumatraensis (serow)[5]
Graphium agamemnon (Tailed jay swallowtail)[6]
Icerya pulchra[4]
Parlatoria oleae (olive parlatoria scale)[4]
Pseudaonidia trilobitiformis (gingging scale)[4]
Pseudaulacaspis cockerelli (false oleander scale)[4]

Distribution

S. India to S. China and Lesser Sunda Is.; S. India to SC. China and Lesser Sunda Is.;

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Citations

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1Kattge, J. et al. (2011b) TRY - a global database of plant traits Global Change Biology 17:2905-2935
2Wood Janka Hardness Scale/Chart J W Morlan's Unique Wood Gifts
3Chave J, Coomes D, Jansen S, Lewis SL, Swenson NG, Zanne AE (2009) Towards a worldwide wood economics spectrum. Ecology Letters 12: 351-366. Zanne AE, Lopez-Gonzalez G, Coomes DA, Ilic J, Jansen S, Lewis SL, Miller RB, Swenson NG, Wiemann MC, Chave J (2009) Data from: Towards a worldwide wood economics spectrum. Dryad Digital Repository.
4Ben-Dov, Y., Miller, D.R. & Gibson, G.A.P. ScaleNet 4 November 2009
5Aryal, A. 2008. Status and Conservation of Himalayan Serow (Capricornis sumatraensis. thar) in Annapurna Conservation Area of Nepal. BRTF Nepal; A Report Submitted to The Rufford Small Grant For Nature Conservation, UK and The People’s Trust For Endangered Species, UK
6PRESENT STATUS OF SWALLOWTAIL BUTTERFLIES IN GARBHANGA RESERVE FOREST, ASSAM, INDIA, K.K. Barua, D. Kakati and J. Kalita, ZOOS' PRINT JOURNAL 19(4): 1439-1441 (2004)
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