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Tree taxa inventory at Ayer Hitam Forest base-camp


Ibrahim, Faridah Hanum and Abdul Rahim, Abdul Rahman and Lepun, Philip and Mohidin, Ibrahim Edham and Saleh, Mohd Nazre (2001) Tree taxa inventory at Ayer Hitam Forest base-camp. Pertanika Journal of Tropical Agricultural Science, 24 (1). pp. 29-34. ISSN 1511-3701


An inventory at the base camp along 6 new trails recorded a total of 86 species of seed plant taxa in 68 genera and 32 families. Of this number 22 timber species, 9 fruit tree species, 3 species with medicinal values and 8 species producing dye and tannins were identified. 6 Peninsular Malaysian endemics are also found here, two being new records for Selangor. This area is useful for teaching and practical training for forestry related and environmental courses.

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Item Type: Article
Divisions: Faculty of Forestry
Publisher: Universiti Putra Malaysia Press
Keywords: Base-camp; Tree species; Endemic; Education, Ayer Hitam
Depositing User: Farhana Yusof
Date Deposited: 25 Nov 2009 07:42
Last Modified: 08 Sep 2015 01:31
URI: http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/3372
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