Dendrobium anamalayanum Chandrab., V.Chandras. & N.C.Nair

  • Family : ORCHIDACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Orchidaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Dendrobium anamalayanum Chandrab., V.Chandras. & N.C.Nair
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Shola forests and grasslands
  • Comments / notes : Often on hills. Dense clusters on tree trunks
  • Flower, Fruit : April-September
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Idukki district
    • Tamil Nadu : Coimbatore district, Salem district, Theni district
  • Native : India
  • Endemism : South India
  • World Distribution : India
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (2). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI; 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. anamalayanum. Downloaded on 17 November 2019.

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