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Two New Synonyms in Indian Cryptocarya (Lauraceae)


Cryptocarya burkillii M. Gangop. is reduced here as a synonym of C. ferrea Blume and it makes a new record to India. Similarly, C. sheikelmudiyana A.K.H. Bachan & P.K. Fasila is also synonymized under C. lawsonii Gamble.


Cryptocarya burkillii, Cryptocarya sheikelmudiyana, syn. nov.


Author Biography

Anand Kumar

Botanical Survey of India



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