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Contact: Stevenson Swanson
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The New York Botanical Garden

Cambodian Rattan Species Calamus kampucheaensis

Caption: This second rattan species, also new to science and also described by the Garden's Dr. Andrew Henderson, is found at high elevations in the Cardamom Mountains of Cambodia. Its spines are sharper than other rattan species.

Credit: Copyright Koulang Chey/WWF-Cambodia

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