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Tree Taxa Inventory at Ayer Hitam Forest Base-Camp

I. Faridah Hanum, A. Rahim, P. Lepun, I. Edham and M. Nazre

Pertanika Journal of Tropical Agricultural Science, Volume 24, Issue 1, April 2001

Keywords: Base-camp, tree species, endemic, education, Ayer Hitam

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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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