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Status and distribution of Humboldtia bourdillonii (Leguminosae), an endangered tree species of the Western Ghats, India

@article{Ramachandran2014StatusAD,
  title={Status and distribution of Humboldtia bourdillonii (Leguminosae), an endangered tree species of the Western Ghats, India},
  author={V. S. Ramachandran and K. Swarupanandan and M. Sanjappa},
  journal={Tropical Ecology},
  year={2014},
  volume={55}
}
Humboldtia bourdillonii is reported from the southern Western Ghats, India, but further information on its population and/or distribution is lacking, and thus the species gained the 'endangered' status of IUCN. In the present study, the type locality and adjacent areas were explored and population of the species was studied by laying 141 sample plots, each of 20 m x 10 m size. The study revealed that H. bourdillonii occurs in tropical wet evergreen forest from 450 - 800 m altitude asl, growing… Expand
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