Artocarpus integer

  • T. K. Lim


Chempedak is indigenous to Thailand, Peninsular Malaysia, Sumatra, Java, Borneo (throughout the island), Sulawesi, Maluku, New Guinea. It is widely cultivated in these areas and introduced elsewhere in the tropics.


Fresh Weight Basis Haemolytic Activity Brine Shrimp Lethality Exserted Stigma Leafy Twig 
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Selected References

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.CanberraAustralia

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