Dialium cochinchinense

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Dialium cochinchinense
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae
Genus: Dialium
Species: D. cochinchinense
Binomial name
Dialium cochinchinense
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Dialium cochinchinense (velvet tamarind) is a species of legume in the Fabaceae family. It is found in Sri Lanka, Cambodia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand, and Vietnam. It is threatened by habitat loss.

Dialium cochinchinense fruit at a market in Ho Chi Minh City

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