Local/Bangla name: ‘Sunduri’
Scientific name: Heritiera fomes Buch-Ham
Taxonomic Position According to Cronquist (1981)
Description of timber
It is hard and tough, difficult to season and work. It is elastic and close grained, is strong and durable. These qualities make it suited for such uses as boat building, piles, poles, tool handles, and carriage shafts.