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  • Title
    Gomphostemma eriocarpum Benth. (Lamiaceae) - a new record for the Eastern Ghats, India
    Type
    Journal Article
    Description
    Botanical explorations conducted in the state of Orissa resulted in collecting Gomphostemma eriocarpum Benth., which forms a new addition to the flora of Orissa.
    Attribution
    Reddy C.S., Pattanaik C. (2011). Journal of Threatened Taxa 10(3) pp. 2147-2149; doi:10.11609/JoTT.o1709.2147-50
  • Title
    Observation of a Whale Shark Rhincodon typus (Orectolobiformes: Rhincodontidae) in the offshore waters of Rushikulya, Orissa, India
    Type
    Journal Article
    Description
    A Whale Shark (Rhincodon typus) was sighted on the water surface, three km offshore and 12 km north of Rushikulya river mouth on 22 February 2009. The length of the whale shark indicates that it is likely to be a juvenile. Some physico-chemical parameters along with previous sighting records of the Whale Shark from this region as well as from other coastal states of the country are also mentioned.
    Attribution
    John S. (2010). Journal of Threatened Taxa 5(2) pp. 896-897; doi:10.11609/JoTT.o2245.896-7
  • Title
    Phallus indusiatus Vent. & Pers. (Basidiomycetes) - a new generic record for Eastern Ghats of India
    Type
    Journal Article
    Description
    A mushroom fungus Phallus indusiatus Vent. & Pers. (commonly called Long Net Stinkhorn) belonging to the order Phallales in the fungal phylum Basidiomycotina was collected from a bamboo thicket near the foothills of the Kutrumali Hill range in Koraput District of Orissa, representing a new distributional record for the Eastern Ghats of India.
    Attribution
    Dash P.K., Sahu D.K., Sahoo S., Das R. (2010). Journal of Threatened Taxa 8(2) pp. 1096-1098; doi:10.11609/JoTT.o2305.1096-8