Arisaema madhuanum Nampy & Manudev

 
  • Family : ARACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Araceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Not found in Plant list
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Evergreen forests
  • Comments / notes : Arisaema madhuanum grows along the margins of evergreen forests near tea plantations at Oosimala Top, above 1300 m. A population of 31 plants was observed at the type locality
  • Key identification features : Margins of tube-mouth are widely auriculate; limb base is narrower than mouth, margins are curved back forming a neck-like constriction & neuters present in the male spadix are paired.
  • Flower, Fruit : July
  • Distribution :
    • Tamil Nadu : Coimbatore district
  • Native : India
  • Endemism : Southern Western Ghats
  • World Distribution : India
  • Conservation Status : NE
  • Literature : Manudev. K . M & S . Nampy (2014). Arisaema madhuanum a new species of Araceae from India. Edinburgh Journal of Botany 71 ( 2 ): 269 – 273
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Arisaema madhuanum. Downloaded on 20 June 2019.

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