ERIOPHORUM COMOSUM (WALL.) NEES (CYPERACEAE), A NEW DISTRIBUTIONAL RECORD FOR PENINSULAR INDIA
|Viji, A. R. and A. G. Pandurangan*
Plant Systematics & Evolutionary Science Division, Jawaharlal Nehru Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute, Palode, Karimancode P.O., Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India – 695 562
|Corresponding Author: A. G. Pandurangan, E-mail: [email protected] tel – 9446422458; fax - +91(0)472 2869646|
|Received: 24th June-2014 Accepted: 31st July-2014|
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Eriophorum comosum (Wall.) Nees, a tufted wiry sedge species has been reported for the first time from Nilgiris, Western Ghats, Peninsular India. The study provides a detailed taxonomic description, illustration, photographs and relevant information based on fresh collections.