Begonia tessaricarpa C.B. Clarke, J. Linn. Soc., 1880, 18, 115.t.2.



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1890

Rediscovered in 2004 or 2005



Upper Subansiri district, Arunachal Pradesh, India


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Clarke, C. B. (1881). On Indian Begonias. Journal of the Linnean Society, Botany 18: 114-122, pl. 1-3.


Other references:

Ambrish, K. and Amadudin, M. (2006). Rediscovery of an endemic and endangered plant (B. tessaricarpa) from Arunachal-Pradesh, India, after a century. Current Science 91(8): 997-998.


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