Camellia amplexicaulis (Pit.) Cohen-Stuart



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Thea amplexicaulis Pit. (basionym)


Conservation Status

Extinct in the wild

IUCN RedList status: Extinct in the Wild





Biology & Ecology










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