Cansjera is a genus of plants in the family Opiliaceae described as a genus with this name in 1789.[3][4]

Cansjera
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Order: Santalales
Family: Opiliaceae
Genus: Cansjera
Juss. 1789, conserved name
Synonyms[1][2]

Tsjeru-caniram Adans. 1763, rejected name

Cansjera is native to southern China, Indian Subcontinent, Southeast Asia, Papuasia, and northern Australia.[1][2]

Species[1]
  1. Cansjera leptostachya - Java, Lesser Sunda Is, Maluku, New Guinea, Solomons, Bismarck, N Australia (NT Qld WA)
  2. Cansjera parvifolia - Myanmar
  3. Cansjera rheedei - India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, China (Guangdong, Guangxi, Hainan, Yunnan), Andaman & Nicobar, Indochina, P Malaysia, Borneo, Sumatra, Philippines

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