Pollinators of Sikkim Mandarin Orange Citrus reticulata (Sapindales: Rutaceae)

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Urbashi Pradhan
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1343-5746
M. Soubadra Devy
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7728-7287

Abstract

Sikkim Mandarin Orange is a major cash crop of Sikkim with more than 12,000 farming families dependent upon it directly.  With increasing scientific records of positive contribution of pollinators in crop yield, an understanding of major pollinators of cash crops has become important.  In this paper, we present a comprehensive list of insect pollinators (24 species) for Sikkim Mandarin Orange. 

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Pradhan, U. and Devy, M.S. 2019. Pollinators of Sikkim Mandarin Orange Citrus reticulata (Sapindales: Rutaceae). Journal of Threatened Taxa. 11, 5 (Mar. 2019), 13625–13628. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.4528.11.5.13625-13628.
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Urbashi Pradhan, Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment (ATREE), Royal Enclave, Srirampura, Jakkur, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560064, India and Manipal Academy of Higher Education,Tiger Circle Road, Madhav Nagar, Manipal, Karnataka 576104, India

Ph.D. 

M. Soubadra Devy, Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment (ATREE), Royal Enclave, Srirampura, Jakkur, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560064, India.

Ph.D.

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