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Rehderodendron (Styracaceae): A New Generic Record for India


Rehderodendron microcarpum Hu (Styracaceae) is reported here as a new addition to the India flora from Arunachal Pradesh. A detailed description along with a photo illustration is provided in the paper for easy identification.


Indian Flora, Arunachal Pradesh, New Distribution, Unrecorded Taxa.


Author Biography

Umeshkumar L. Tiwari

Botanical Survey of India


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