Oncoba spinosa Forssk. Main specimen
Salicaceae
{ Nomenclature }

  • Botanical name : Oncoba spinosa
  • Author : Forsskal, Pehr (1775)
  • Family : Salicaceae
  • English names : Fried egg tree, snuff-box tree
  • Indian names (phonetics) :
    Not specified
  • Synonyms :
    No synonyms
  • Etymology :
    Oncoba : From the Arabic name onkob.
    Spinosa : From the Latin spina, spinae "spines", meaning spiny, with spines.