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Mangifera foetida
(bachang)

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Mangifera foetida (bachang)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 02 November 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Mangifera foetida
  • Preferred Common Name
  • bachang
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
  • Uses List
  • Carved material
  • Erosion control or dune stabilization
  • Fruits
  • Ornamental
  • Spices and culinary herbs

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Pictures

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M. foetida: 1, flowering branch; 2, branchlet with fruit.

Reproduced from the series 'Plant Resources of South-East Asia', by kind permission of the PROSEA Foundation, Bogor, Indonesia.
TitleLine drawing of plant
CaptionM. foetida: 1, flowering branch; 2, branchlet with fruit. Reproduced from the series 'Plant Resources of South-East Asia', by kind permission of the PROSEA Foundation, Bogor, Indonesia.
CopyrightPROSEA Foundation
M. foetida: 1, flowering branch; 2, branchlet with fruit.

Reproduced from the series 'Plant Resources of South-East Asia', by kind permission of the PROSEA Foundation, Bogor, Indonesia.
Line drawing of plantM. foetida: 1, flowering branch; 2, branchlet with fruit. Reproduced from the series 'Plant Resources of South-East Asia', by kind permission of the PROSEA Foundation, Bogor, Indonesia. PROSEA Foundation
FRIM, Malaysia.
TitleTree habit
CaptionFRIM, Malaysia.
CopyrightL.G. Saw
FRIM, Malaysia.
Tree habitFRIM, Malaysia.L.G. Saw
1. tree habit
2. flowering twig
3. fruit
TitleLine artwork
Caption1. tree habit 2. flowering twig 3. fruit
CopyrightPROSEA Foundation
1. tree habit
2. flowering twig
3. fruit
Line artwork1. tree habit 2. flowering twig 3. fruitPROSEA Foundation
1. flowering branch
2. branch with fruit
TitleLine artwork
Caption1. flowering branch 2. branch with fruit
CopyrightPROSEA Foundation
1. flowering branch
2. branch with fruit
Line artwork1. flowering branch 2. branch with fruitPROSEA Foundation

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Mangifera foetida Lour.

Preferred Common Name

  • bachang

Other Scientific Names

  • Mangifera horsfieldii Miq.
  • Mangifera rubicunda Jack

International Common Names

  • English: bambangan; horse mango
  • French: bachang; mangue fétide

Local Common Names

  • Cambodia: svaay sââ
  • Germany: Mangobaum, Stinkender
  • Indonesia: bachang; membacang
  • Indonesia/Java: limus
  • Indonesia/Kalimantan: asem hambawang
  • Malaysia: machang
  • Malaysia/Sabah: bacang; pauh
  • Malaysia/Sarawak: macang
  • Myanmar: la-môt
  • Netherlands: batjanboom
  • Thailand: ma chae; maa-chang; malamut; mamujt
  • Vietnam: xo[af]i h[oo]i

EPPO code

  • MNGFO (Mangifera foetida)

Trade name

  • machang

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Sapindales
  •                         Family: Anacardiaceae
  •                             Genus: Mangifera
  •                                 Species: Mangifera foetida

Uses List

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Environmental

  • Erosion control or dune stabilization

General

  • Ornamental

Human food and beverage

  • Fruits
  • Spices and culinary herbs

Materials

  • Carved material
  • Dye/tanning
  • Fibre
  • Miscellaneous materials
  • Wood/timber

Wood Products

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Boats

Containers

  • Boxes
  • Cases
  • Cooperage
  • Crates
  • Pallets
  • Tanks
  • Vats

Furniture

Pulp

  • Short-fibre pulp

Sawn or hewn building timbers

  • Carpentry/joinery (exterior/interior)
  • Flooring
  • For light construction
  • Wall panelling

Vehicle bodies

Veneers

Wood-based materials

  • Composite boards
  • Laminated wood
  • Particleboard
  • Plywood

Woodware

  • Brushes
  • Cutlery
  • Industrial and domestic woodware
  • Marquetry
  • Musical instruments
  • Tool handles
  • Toys
  • Turnery
  • Wood carvings