Economic Botany

, Volume 33, Issue 1, pp 52–56 | Cite as

Some ethnobotanical notes from northeastern India

  • S. K. Jain
  • Namita Dam


This paper deals with the ethnobotany of 48 plants from Northeastern India. The information was derived from specimens deposited in the herbarium of the Botanical Survey of India at Shillong (ASSAM). Vernacular names of plants and voucher specimens are mentioned. The importance of ethnobotanical studies of herbarium materials is discussed.


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© New York Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY 10458 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. K. Jain
    • 2
  • Namita Dam
    • 1
  1. 1.Botanical Survey of IndiaShillong
  2. 2.Botanical Survey of IndiaHowrahIndia

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