- of Indian and Malayan origin, sponsorship, etc.
Origin of Indo-Malayan
First recorded in 1865–70
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Examples from the Web for indo-malayan
In its flora there is a strong infusion of Indo-Malayan elements.
This genus is large, and is well represented in Asia and the Indo-Malayan region.The Butterfly Book
William Jacob Holland
Of the 176 mammals of the whole Indo-Malayan region the greater number occur in Java.
They are Indo-Malayan ferns with creeping rhizomes and long-stalked, fan-shaped, forked, leathery fronds.The New Gresham Encyclopedia
A strong infusion of Indo-Malayan types is found and a noticeable feature is the large number of flowering trees and shrubs.