Leucobryum aduncum var. scalare (Leucobryaceae: Bryophyta) - new to the Eastern Ghats
Leucobryum aduncum var. scalare, so far known from the Northeast and the Western Ghats for India, is added here to the moss flora of the Eastern Ghats. A detailed description with figures substantiated by a photo plate and a key to distinguish the species of Leucobryum Hampe from the region.
Dandotiya, D., H. Govindapyari, S. Suman, and P. L. Uniyal 2011. Checklist of the bryophytes of India. Arch. Bryol. 88: 1–126.
Daniels, A.E.D. 2010. Checklist of the bryophytes of Tamil Nadu. Arch. Bryol. 65: 1–118.
Kumar, G. V. and K. V. Krishnamurthy 2007. Moss flora of Shervaroy Hills of Eastern Ghats (South India). In: Nath, V. & A.K. Asthana (eds.), Current Trends in Bryology. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun. p. 227–243.
Lal, J. 2005. A checklist of Indian mosses. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun, India. 164 pp.
Sathish, S. S., T. Thamizharasi, R. Palani, P. Vijayakanth, and A. Vimala 2014. Checklist of mosses (Bryopsida) of the Kalrayan Hills in the Eastern Ghats of Tamil Nadu, India. Eng. Biosci. 2: 28–33.
Palani, R., S. S. Sathish, T. Thamizharasi and P. Vijayakanth 2017. Checklist of Mosses (Bryophyta) of Bodamalai Hills in Eastern Ghats, Tamil Nadu. Pl. Sci. Today 4: 49–54. https://doi.org/10.14719/pst.2017.4.1.278
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:
- Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.
- Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.
- Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work (See The Effect of Open Access).