Cynometra beddomei

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Cynometra beddomei
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae
Genus: Cynometra
Species: C. beddomei
Binomial name
Cynometra beddomei

Cynometra beddomei is a species of tree in the Fabaceae family. It was described from a single tree in the Kerala Western Ghats of India. In 1998 it was declared extinct as it had never been seen again since 1870.[1] It is threatened by habitat loss.


  1. ^ Oldfield, S; Lusty C;A. MacKinven (compilers) (1998). The World List of Threatened Trees. World Conservation Press. p. 157. 

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