Canarium vulgare

  • T. K. Lim


Canarium vulgare is native to Eastern Malaysia, Papua, Papua New Guinea (Morobe) and Indonesia – Alor, Nusa Tenggara Timor (Eastern Lesser Sunda Islands) and Maluku (Moluccas). It is especially endemic in Ambon. It has been introduced to India, Sri Lanka and elsewhere in the tropics.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.CanberraAustralia

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