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Cutubea saxatilis [Fig. 1] and Irimbucum decandrum [Fig. 2]

c. 1800

Unknown Indian Artist

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Title

Cutubea saxatilis [Fig. 1] and Irimbucum decandrum [Fig. 2]

Date

c. 1800

Description

Family: Gentianaceae [Fig. 1] and Dipterocarpaceae [Fig. 2]
Current name and authority: ?Centaurium centaurioides (Roxburgh) S.R. Rao & Hemadri (Gentianaceae) [Fig. 1] and Hopea parviflora Beddome (Dipterocarpaceae) [Fig. 2]
Fig. 1: Name changed to Exacum saxatilis [B.]. Fig. 2: Hopea decandra written in pencil above

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Location

Mysore (Mysuru), India

Country

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