genus Mallotus

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Noun1.genus Mallotus - capelinsgenus Mallotus - capelins        
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
capelan, capelin, caplin - very small northern fish; forage for sea birds and marine mammals and other fishes
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The book is divided into seven chapters: Chapter 1 provides an introduction, Chapters 2 and 3 are about disturbance and using Macaranga and Mallotus as indicators, Chapter 4 is about historic relationships between the two genera, Chapter 5 provides a key and descriptions of all Macaranga and Mallotus species in East Kalimantan, while Chapters 6 and 7 consist of taxonomic revisions of sections of the genus Mallotus. For the broader audience, chapters 2, 3 and 5 are of greater interest.