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Cryptocarya sumbawaensis Kosterm.

Sumbawa Cryptocarya (Cryptocarya sumbawaensis)

The Sumbawa Cryptocarya is known from a single locality on the island of Sumbawa, one of the Lesser Sunda Islands in southern Indonesia, where it was found in 1961.

The species might possibly be extinct.


The photo below shows an unspecified congeneric species that was photographed on the island of Java, Indonesia.


unspecified Cryptocarya species (Cryptocarya sp.)

Photo: Ganjar Cahyadi


edited: 26.02.2024