Rediscovery, extended distribution and conservation assessment of Cinnamomum goaense (Lauraceae) in the Western Ghats, India

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M. P. Geethakumary
S. Deepu
http://orcid.org/0000-0003-1804-360X
A. G. Pandurangan

Abstract

Cinnamomum goaense was proposed by Kostermans based on the collection from Karnataka, India.  The species was collected after a lapse of 57 years outside the type locality and forms a new record for Kerala.  A detailed description along with an illustrated distribution map and conservation status is provided.

 

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Geethakumary, M.P., Deepu, S. and Pandurangan, A.G. 2018. Rediscovery, extended distribution and conservation assessment of Cinnamomum goaense (Lauraceae) in the Western Ghats, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 10, 8 (Jul. 2018), 12137–12139. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.4013.10.8.12137-12139.
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