The genus Elaeocarpus (Elaeocarpaceae) in Northeast India
Liashram Ricky Meitei and J.S. Khuraijam
The genus Elaeocarpus L. (Elaeaocarpaceae) represents 18 species in Northeast India out of 29 species in India. The paper provides the diversity and distribution of Elaeocarpus species in Northeast India. Brief description, habitat & ecology, flowering & fruiting, distribution, specimen studied and uses of each species are provided.
KEYWORDS: Elaeocarpus, Elaeaocarpaceae, diversity, distribution, Northeast India.