Impatiens minae Ratheesh, Anil Kumar & Sivad.

    (Balsam Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : GUL-MEHNDI FAMILY (गुलमेंहदी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : BALSAMINACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Not found in The Plant List
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Water dripping rocks at high elevation in Evergreen forests
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Wayanad district
    • Tamil Nadu : Megamalai Wildlife Sanctuary, Theni district
  • World Distribution : India
  • Literature : Narayanan. M.K. R, N. Anil Kumar, R. Meera Raj, M. Sivadasan & A. H. Alfarhan 2011. A new scapigerous species of Impatiens (Balsaminaceae) from India. Bangladesh Journal of Plant Taxonomy. 18 (2): 141-148; Ravichandran, V. 2016. Taxonomic and Phytogeographical investigation on endemic plants of Western Ghats with special reference to Megamalai Wildlife Sanctuary of Tamil Nadu (Ph.D. thesis work).
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. minae. Downloaded on 29 March 2020.

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