Learn more about the Aquilaria – with amazing Aquilaria photos and facts on Arkive. PDF | Aquilaria microcarpa is one of agarwood-producing plants. Interaction of pathogenic fungi may cause physiological changes that have an. This species has not been investigated so far. Aquilaria microcarpa is one of Aquilaria species that grows in Indonesia. The sample plant used.

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Wildscreen With – Tom Hooker: For more than years, Gaharu has been traded across Europe and Asia. Please donate to Arkive Help us share the wonders of the natural world. It may NOT be used within Apps.

Annual Gaharu exports from Malaysia amounted to RM72mil a year. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use.

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The main consumers are from the Middle East and China Burkill Blog Friday 05 October Wildscreen With: Image credit Link to this image Add to aquilria How you can use this image. Gaharu also known as agarwood, aloeswood or eaglewood is the resinous, fragrant and highly valuable heartwood produced by the Aquilaria tree which has been miceocarpa used by the aromatic industry.

A shade-tolerant tree, Aquilaria is an understory tree of mature evergreen and semi-evergreen forest occurring at low to medium altitudes, generally up to m above sea level depending on the type of species. Which species are on the road to recovery? This site uses cookies. Lindsey Paretti – Blood Island. MyARKive offers the scrapbook feature to signed-up members, allowing you to organize your favourite Arkive images and videos aqyilaria share them with friends.


Authentication This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. Help us share the wonders of the natural world.

X Close Link to this photo Embed this Arkive thumbnail link “portlet” by copying and pasting the code below. In Malaysia, Gaharu continue to be highly demanded by the cosmetic and manufacturing industries.

Inoculation process can be applied when the tree is 5 years old and it can produced excellent Agarwood continuously over the 2 years. Gaharu served as raw material micgocarpa the production of many aromatic medicinal products, such stimulant, tonic and carminative medicine.

Share this image — Hide sharing options. Information on Aquilaria microcarpa is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly. Rodents of Unusual Size communitycoypudocumentaryecosystemenvironmentfilmmakerfilmmakinginvasiveinvasive speciesrodentsUSAWetlandswildlife Monday 24 September Wildscreen With – Tom Hooker: If you are able to help please contact: The resin is commonly called gaharu, jinko, aloeswood, agarwood, pokok karas or oud and is valued in many cultures for its distinctive fragrance, and thus is used for incense and perfumes.

X Close Image credit. It bears white flowers that are sweetly scented.

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On the contrary, non-conventional method for the production of large volume of quality gaharu from Aquilaria tree is also available and continuously explored. March 21, by damtritai Leave a comment. Aquilaria species, generally, have smooth, thin, pale, gray bark with dense, dark foliage of shiny elliptical to oblong leaves with aquilarix leaves size of 7.


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Internationally, gaharu are widely traded to the Middle East, China, Taiwan and Japan in the form of solid wood to be used as incense for traditional and religious ceremonies, medicinal purposes, and in distilled pure resin form for perfume and perfume component. The mature tree could grow up to 40 meter high and 60 centimeter in diameter with moderately straight stem. Currently the demand for gaharu is high and large microcagpa are traded in domestic and international market.

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AfricachimpanzeeconservationfilmIn the Fieldlab chimpsLiberiaPrimatesprimatologyrehabilitationtrue storywildlifewildlife filmWildscreen Festival. When the trees were infected with mold, it begins to produce an aromatic resin in response to this attack. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Team WILD, an elite squadron of science superheroes, needs your help! Conventionally, gaharu is produced by wounding the Aquilaria tree involving slashing with parang or knife in order for the trees to be infected and begin to produce aromatic resin.

Agarwood trees are able to be harvested after 7 years of planting. This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. In Peninsular Malaysia, approximately 0. This species is featured in: