Composite aster Inula L. (Asteraceae): a new generic record for Nicobar Islands, India

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Rathinam Sathiyaseelan
http://orcid.org/0000-0002-8763-8706
Johny Kumar Tagore
http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6036-3167
Sebastian Soosairaj
http://orcid.org/0000-0002-7429-6110

Abstract

This paper presents a new generic record for the flora of Nicobar Islands, Inula L. (Asteraceae) represented by the species Inula cappa (Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don) DC., collected from Chowra Island, Great Nicobar Islands. 

 

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Sathiyaseelan, R., Tagore, J.K. and Soosairaj, S. 2016. Composite aster Inula L. (Asteraceae): a new generic record for Nicobar Islands, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 8, 13 (Nov. 2016), 9584–9585. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.2393.8.13.9584-9585.
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Author Biographies

Rathinam Sathiyaseelan, Department of Botany, St. Joseph’s College, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu 620002, India

Research Scholar, Department of Botany

Johny Kumar Tagore, Department of Botany, St. Joseph’s College, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu 620002, India

Research Scholar, Department of Botany

Sebastian Soosairaj, Department of Botany, St. Joseph’s College, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu 620002, India

Assistant Professor, Department of Botany

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