Streblus asper – Sand Paper Tree

Other notes


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Page citation

Kawthankar, N. 2024. Streblus asper Lour. – Sand Paper Tree. In Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 4.12. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL:, accessed 2024/07/12.