Forest type Elevation (m) Selected Species
Trees Shrubs
Tilonj-oak forest 1900-2200 Ilex dipyerna Wall Berberis asiatica Roxb. ex DC.
Acer oblongum Wall. ex. D.C. Berberis chitria Edwards
  Myrsine africana L.
  Viburnum cotinifolium D. Don
Banj-oak forest 1700-2000 Quercus leucotrichophora A. Camus Daphne cannabina Wall.
Myrica esculenta Ham. ex D. Don Rubus ellipticus Smith
Rhododendron arboreum Smith Debregeasia salicifolia(D.Don) Rendle
Oak-mixed broadleaf forest 1600-1700 Prunus cerasoides D.Don  
Mixed broadleaf forest 1000-1100 Bauhinia variegata Linn.  
Pine mixed with Sal forest 900-1200   Woodfordia fruticosa (L.) Kurz
Sal forest 400-900 Shorea robusta Gaertn.f. Murraya paniculata (L.) Jack.
Mallotus philippinensis (Lam.) Muell.-Arg. Flemingia strobilifera Roxb. ex Aiton. f.
Table 1: List of species selected for study in the Kuamun Himalayan region.