A report on additions to the flora of Andaman & Nicobar Islands, India

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Johny Kumar Tagore
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6036-3167
Ponnaiah Jansirani
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7429-6110
Sebastian Soosairaj
https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0534-3320

Abstract

The present paper deals with the collection of Monochoria hastata (L.) Solms (Pontederiaceae) and Alpinia malaccensis (Burm.f.) Roscoe (Zingiberaceae) from South and Little Andaman Islands, constituting new records for the flora of Andaman & Nicobar Islands, India.


 


Alpinia malaccensis, Dhanikari Botanical Gardens, Little Andaman Islands, Monochoria hastata, new distribution records, Pontederiaceae, South Andaman Islands, Zingiberaceae.

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Tagore, J.K., Jansirani, P. and Soosairaj, S. 2019. A report on additions to the flora of Andaman & Nicobar Islands, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 11, 8 (Jun. 2019), 14080–14082. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.4751.11.8.14080-14082.
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Ponnaiah Jansirani, PG and Research Department of Botany, JJ College of Arts & Science, Sivapuram Post, Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu 622422, India.

Assistant Professor, Department of Botany, JJ College of Arts &Science, Pudukkottai – 622422, TN, India

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

Assiatant Professor, Department of Botany, St. Joseph’s College, Trichy – 620002, TN, India

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