Range extension of lesser-known orchids to the Nilgiris of Tamil Nadu, India

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M. Sulaiman
K. Kiruthika
P.B. Harathi


The present paper records the extended distribution of orchids, viz., Oberonia chandrasekharanii V.J.Nair, V.S.Ramach. & R.Ansari, Peristylus plantagineus (Lindl.) Lindl., Porpax exilis (Hook.f.) Schuit., Y.P.Ng & H.A.Pedersen, and P. jerdoniana (Wight) Rolfe, to the Nilgiris of Tamil Nadu. 

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