Notes on Taxonomy and Distribution of Murdannia Striatipetala Faden (Commelinaceae) in Pondicherry, India
American Journal of BioScience
Volume 5, Issue 1, January 2017, Pages: 1-3
Received: Jan. 3, 2017; Accepted: Mar. 1, 2017; Published: Mar. 21, 2017
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Vijayakumar Dhaarani, Phytodiversity Research Laboratory, Department of Botany, School of Life Sciences, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
Manokaran Parthipan, Phytodiversity Research Laboratory, Department of Botany, School of Life Sciences, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
Arumugam Rajendran, Phytodiversity Research Laboratory, Department of Botany, School of Life Sciences, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
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Abstract
Murdannia striatipetala Faden, a native species to Sri lanka hither to recorded only from Tamil Nadu is reported here for the first time from coastal region of Karaikal, Pondicherry, India. The new record of this species is presented here with brief botanical description, illustration and relevant data for easy identification.
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Murdannia, Commelinaceae, Coastal Regions, New Record, Pondicherry
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Vijayakumar Dhaarani, Manokaran Parthipan, Arumugam Rajendran, Notes on Taxonomy and Distribution of Murdannia Striatipetala Faden (Commelinaceae) in Pondicherry, India, American Journal of BioScience. Vol. 5, No. 1, 2017, pp. 1-3. doi: 10.11648/j.ajbio.20170501.11
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