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  • Title
    The Elenadu Shortcrown Brachystelma elenaduense Sathyan. (Asclepiadaceae) - a new distribution record for Tamil Nadu, India
    Type
    Journal Article
    Description
    This paper describes the additional distributional record of Brachystelma elenaduense Sathyan., collected from the Eastern Ghat fragments viz., Kolli hills of Namakkal and Yercaud hills of Salem Districts. This plant species was earlier reported from Elenadu village of Tumkur district, Karnataka by Dr. M.B.Sathyanarayanachar in 1978. However, its occurrence in Tamil Nadu, as described in the present paper, is reported for the first time. A detailed description and plant images are provided to aid its identification.
    Attribution
    Kaliamoorthy S., Saravanan T. S., Elango B. S., Murthy G. V.S. (2015). Journal of Threatened Taxa 9(7) pp. 7587-7588; doi:10.11609/jott.2187.7587-7588
  • Title
    A rare agaric (Agaricomycetes: Agaricaceae) from a sacred grove of Eastern Ghats, India
    Type
    Journal Article
    Description
    Clarkeinda trachodes, a rare tropical Asian agaric was recorded for the first time in the Eastern Ghats, India, from a sacred grove in the Kolli Hills. It is a large lepiotoid fungi characterized by the presence of volva and annulus, with olive brown spore print and small spores with truncated germ pore.
    Attribution
    Kumar M., Kaviyarasan V. (2011). Journal of Threatened Taxa 5(3) pp. 1778-1781; doi:10.11609/JoTT.o2626.1778-81