Calamus arborescens (Arecaceae): an addition to the flora of India from West Bengal

Mondal S., Basu S.K. & M. Chowdhury

Published on : 30-Jun-2021



Calamus arborescens Griff. (Arecaceae) is reported here as a new record for India, based on collections from the eastern Himalayan region of West Bengal. This species had previously been known to occur from Myanmar and Thailand. A detailed description along with photographs is provided.