Rediscovery and Lectotypification of <i>Eugenia argentea</i> Bedd. (Myrtaceae) – An Endemic and Endangered Species of India

Authors

  • S. Kumar Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute
  • S. M. Shareef Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute
  • P. E. Roy Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3329/jsr.v3i1.6210

Keywords:

Eugenia argentea, Rediscovery, Western Ghat, Lectotypification

Abstract

Eugenia argentea Bedd. has been rediscovered from Wayanadu forests in Kerala after a lapse of 138 years of its first collection. Detailed description, photographs, lectotypification, etc are provided.

Keywords:  Eugenia argentea; Rediscovery; Western Ghat; Lectotypification.

© 2011 JSR Publications. ISSN: 2070-0237 (Print); 2070-0245 (Online). All rights reserved.

doi:10.3329/jsr.v3i1.6210                J. Sci. Res. 3 (1), 213-216 (2011)

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Author Biographies

S. Kumar, Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute

PLANT GENETIC RESOURCES, TECHNICAL OFFICER

S. M. Shareef, Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute

Garden Management, Education, Information and Training Division, Technical Officer

P. E. Roy, Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute

Plant Genetic Resources Division, JRF

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Published

2010-12-31

How to Cite

Kumar, S., Shareef, S. M., & Roy, P. E. (2010). Rediscovery and Lectotypification of <i>Eugenia argentea</i> Bedd. (Myrtaceae) – An Endemic and Endangered Species of India. Journal of Scientific Research, 3(1), 213. https://doi.org/10.3329/jsr.v3i1.6210

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Section B: Chemical and Biological Sciences