Toona calantas


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Related to Toona calantas: Philippine mahogany, Toona ciliata
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Noun1.Toona calantas - Philippine timber tree having hard red fragrant woodToona calantas - Philippine timber tree having hard red fragrant wood
mahogany tree, mahogany - any of various tropical timber trees of the family Meliaceae especially the genus Swietinia valued for their hard yellowish- to reddish-brown wood that is readily worked and takes a high polish
genus Toona, Toona - formerly included in genus Cedrela
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(46) In 1923, one of the District Foresters reported that the only trees cut were kalantas ('Toona calantas), guijo (Shorea guiso), narra (Pterocarpus indicus), ipil-ipil (Leucaena leucocephala), tindalo (Afzelia rhomboidea) and supa (Sindora supa) because these were the only woods in demand.