Khayer (Acacia catechu)

Image title: Khayer (Acacia catechu)

Description of the photo

Khayer (खयेर) in Nepali refers to the plant Acacia catechu (synonym Senegalia catechu) or “kher” or “catechu” from the Fabaceae or “legume family”. It is is mentioned as one of the “Protected plants of Nepal”. The photo also depicts a Leaf (पात, pat/pāt/pāta/pata), Bark (बोका, boka/bokā), Wood (काठ, kath/kāṭh/kāṭha/katha), a Pod (कोसा, kosa/kosā) and a Seed (विउ, viu).

The word Khayer can also be transliterated as Khayera.

Gallery information:

The museum exhibitions in this gallery are from the International Mountain Museum in Pokhara. They belong to the category “Flora and Fauna Section” (vanaspati tatha jivjantu shakha).

Photo details:
Date: 2019-11-11
Camera: SONY ILCE-6400
Exposure: 1/10
Aperture: f/3.5
ISO: 100
Focal length: 18mm

High resolution:
Download file
Size: 683.32 KB
Resolution: 985 x 972
© License: CC BY-NC-ND 4.0

Goto gallery photo:
Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: