Synonyms: Bursera serrata Wall. ex Colebr.
Growth Habit: Tree
Bangla/Vernacular Name: Chitrika, Hiliabhadi, Gutgutya, Neul, Neuor.
Tribal Name: Gutgutia (Murong), Gutgutiya (Chakma), Shu Dui Shi (Marma), Thai Cherem (Tripura).
A large tree. Leaflets oblong, oblong-lanceolate, acuminates. Flowers green. Drupes bright pink.
Protium serratum (Wall. ex Colebr.) Engl.
Fruits are eaten as a vegetable (Murong).
The mature fruit is edible. Fruits are also cooked in curries(Chakma, Tripura, Marma, Bawm).
Rare in Chittagong, Chittagong Hill Tracts and Cox's Bazar.
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