A brief account of Orchidaceae in Sanjay Gandhi National Park, Mumbai, India

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Sweedle Cerejo-Shivkar
Rajendra D. Shinde


Orchidaceae family of Sanjay Gandhi National Park has been studied. 15 taxa belonging to 12 genera have been enumerated. Out of which, eight genera are epiphytic and four terrestrial.  Five species are new distributional records for Sanjay Gandhi National Park while 12 species mentioned by earlier authors have not been found in the present area.   


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Cerejo-Shivkar, S. and Shinde, R.D. 2015. A brief account of Orchidaceae in Sanjay Gandhi National Park, Mumbai, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 7, 6 (May 2015), 7287–7295. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/JoTT.o4213.7287-95.
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