Publications of Research Team

  1. Sarojinidevi Naidu & Raja Kullayiswamy Kusom (2018). Euphorbia belagaviensis sp.nov. (Euphorbiaceae), from Karnataka state, India. Euphorbia World 14 (1): 24-29.
  2. Semple, J.C. and K. Sankara Rao (2017). Solidago altissima var. pluricephala (Asteraceae: Astereae) in India. Phytoneuron 32: 1–6.
  3. Sharad S. Kambale, Raja Kullayiswamy, Muduvadi H. Swaminath & Munivenkatappa Sanjappa (2016). Validation of the name Semecarpus kathalekanensis (Anacardiaceae). Phytotaxa 247 (4): 299–300.
  4. Karuppusamy, S. and V. Ravichandran (2016). Solanum muricatum Ait. (Pepino fruit) - A new vegetable plant species addition to the flora of Western Ghats, India. International Journal of Current Research. 8 (2): 26537-26539.
  5. Karuppusamy, S. and V. Ravichandran (2016). Aeschynanthus perrottetii A.DC. (Gesneriaceae) - A new record for Eastern Ghats. Kong. Res. J. 3 (1): 30-31.
  6. Ravichandran, V. and S. Karuppusamy (2016). Check list of Endemic flowering plants of Western Ghats from Megamalai Wildlife Sanctuary, Tamil Nadu, India. Journal of Biological Records, e0042016: 36-51.
  7. Karuppusamy, S. and V. Ravichandran (2016). On the Identity and nomenclature of Syzygium sriganesanii K Ravik. & V. Lakshm. (Myrtaceae) in Southern Western Ghats, India. Journal of Biological Records, e0072016: 65-72.
  8. Karuppusamy, S. and V. Ravichandran (2016). Diversity Assessment of woody plants of Megamalai Wildlife Sanctuary, Theni District, Tamil Nadu. Bio Bulletin. 2 (1): 58-73.
  9. Karuppusamy, S. and V. Ravichandran (2016). Linaria canadensis (Plantaginaceae): A new record for India. Rheedea. 26 (1): 62-63.
  10. Raja Kullayiswamy, K., Arun Singh, R., Siddharthan, S., & K. Sankara Rao (2015). Heliotropium amplexicaule (Boraginaceae-Heliotropioidea): A new record for Indian sub-continent. Rheedea vol. 25 (2): 148–152.
  11. Raja Kullayi Swamy, K., Sandya Rani, S., Chennaiah, E., Sadasivaiah, B. & T. Pullaiah (2015). Floristic account of Kalasamudram reserve forest, near Thummalapalle Uranium Mining Area, Anantapur district, Andhra Pradesh, India. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany vol. 39 (2): 342–369.
  12. Sankararao, K., Page, N.V., Sringeswara, A.N., Arun Singh, R., Baig, I. & S. Vishwanath (2015). Range extension of two poorly known endemic species of the genus Orophea Blume (Annonaceae). Journal of Threatened Taxa 7 (3): 6996–6999; <www.threatenedtaxa.in/index.php/JoTT/article/view/1896/3182>
  13. Gnanasekaran, G., Raja Kullayiswamy, K., & G.V.S. Murthy (2015). Andhrographis nallamalayana, a heterotypic synonym of a little-known endemic species A. beddomei (Acanthaceae). Rheedea 25 (1): 47–53.
  14. Sankara Rao, K., Sringeswara, A.N., Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh, R., Baig, I., Ravali, M., Sasidhara Kaimal & Navendu Page (2014). Digital Flora of Karnataka. Accessible at <florakarnataka.ces.iisc.ac.in>
  15. Sankara Rao, K., Sringeswara, A.N., Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh, R., Baig, I., Ravali, M., Sasidhara Kaimal, Navendu Page, Ramachandra, T.V. & Sumesh Dudani (2014). Flora of Karnataka in a herbarium - based database. Sahyadri E-news Issue No. 51.
  16. Karuppusamy, S. and V. Ravichandran (2014). New species of Hedyotis L. (Rubiaceae) from South India. Edinbugh Journal of Botany 71 (1): 57-61.
  17. Sringeswara, A.N., Bhat, K.G. & K. Sankara Rao (2013). Distributional Note on Macroptilium atropurpureum (DC.) Urb. and Gloxinia perennis (L.) Fritsch. Indian Journal of Forestry vol. 36 (1): 75–77.
  18. Raja Kullayiswamy, K., Sandhyarani, S. & S. Karuppusamy (2013). Ceropegia pullaiahii sp. nov. (Apocynaceae, Asclepiadoideae) from India. Nordic Journal of Botany 31: 166–169.
  19. Raja Kullayiswamy, K., Sandhyarani, S. & T. Pullaiah (2013). Senna holosericea (Leguminosae: Caesalpinioideae): a new distributional record for Southern Peninsular India. Rheedea 23 (1): 55–58.
  20. Raja Kullayiswamy, K., Ramanjaneyulu, D., Sandhya Rani, S. & T. Pullaiah (2013). Utricularia australis R. Br.(Lentibulariaceae) A new distributional record from Eastern Ghats, India. Journal of Indian Botanical Society vol. 92 (1&2): 101–103.
  21. Raja Kullayiswamy, K., Sandhya Rani, S. & T. Pullaiah (2013). Euphorbia clarkeana Hook.f. New distributional record from Eastern Ghats. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany. vol. 37(2): 305–307.
  22. Raja Kullayiswamy, K., Sandhya Rani, S. & T. Pullaiah (2013). Brachystelma ciliatum Arekal & Ramakrishna (Apocynaceae): A new record for Eastern Ghats of Andhra Pradesh, India. Nelumbo (Bulletin Botanical Survey of India) 55: 191–195.
  23. Karuppusamy, S. and V. Ravichandran (2013). A new Orchid of the Genus Bulbophyllum (Orchidaceae) from Western Ghats of Southern India Taprobanica 05 (2): 120-123.
  24. Sankara Rao, K., Bhat, H.R. & Y.N. Seetharam (2012). Chamaecrista rotundifolia (Leguminosae-Caesalpinioideae) – A new record for India. Rheedea. 22(1) 66-67.
  25. Sankara Rao, K., Sringeswara, A.N., Deepak Kumar, Sandeep Pulla and R. Sukumar (2012.) A digital herbarium for the flora of Karnataka. Curr. Sci. 102 (9) 1268-1271.
  26. Rajakullayiswamy, K., Sandhyarani, S., Karuppusamy, S. & T. Pullaiah (2012). The rediscovery of Brachystelma volubile (Apocynaceae – Asclepiadoideae). Rheedea 22 (2): 107–110.
  27. Sankara Rao, K., Bhat, H.R., Varsha A. Kulkarni and Ramachandra, T.V. (2011). Mini Forest – An experiment to evaluate the adaptability of Western Ghats species for afforestation. Environment Conservation Jl. 12 (1&2) 79–83.
  28. Varsha A. Kulkarni, Seetharam, Y.N. & K. Sankara Rao (2011). Alstonia venenata R.Br. (Apocynaceae): A note on distribution pattern of an endemic species. Nelumbo. 53: 11–12.
  29. Sankara Rao, K. & Ramesh Maheshwari (2010). Branch-branch connections in trees analogous to hyphal fusions in fungal colonies. Curr. Sci. 98, No. 2: 240-242.
  30. Ramesh Maheshwari, Sankara Rao, K. & T.V. Ramachandra (2009). Structural characteristics of a giant tropical liana and its mode of canopy spread in an alien environment. Curr. Sci. 96 (1): 58-64.
  31. Karuppusamy. S and V. Ravichandran (2013). A new distribution Record for Eria exilis Hook.f. (Orchidaceae) in Southern India. Biosci. Disc., 4 (1): 12-14.

Books:


Rajagopal, P.K. & Bhat, K.G. 2016. Pteridophytes of Karnataka State, India. Vinayaka Prakashana, Udupi, Karnataka.

Sankara Rao, K. (2010). Flowering Plants of Indian Institute of Science: A Field Guide. IISc Press, Bangalore.

Navendu Page (2017). Endemic Woody Plants of the Western Ghats. Trail Blazer Printers and Publishers, Bangalore.

Sankara Rao, K. (2009). Indian Institute of Science Campus: A Botanist’s Delight. IISc Press, Bangalore.

K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2014). Flora of South Kanara. Aakrithi Prints, Mangalore.

K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2003). Flora of Udupi. Manipal Press Limited, Manipal.

K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2011). Palms of Karnataka. Aakrithi Prints, Mangalore.

K. Raja Kullayiswamy, S. Sandhya Rani, B. Sadasiviah, T. Pullaiah (2017). Flora of Thummalapalle Uranium Mining Area, Andhra Pradesh, India. Regency Publications, New Delhi.