Record Detail

Catalogue Number DBN 1491
Artefact DescriptionWood sample from the Yasi or sandalwood tree. Essential oil extracted from the stem, branches and roots is used in the production of perfumes and cosmetics.
TaxonSANTALACEAE Santalum yasi
TDWG ContinentPacific
TDWG RegionSouthwestern Pacific
TDWG Botanical CountryFiji
TDWG UseMaterials - Essential Oils
SourceThe Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Donor Date2009