Anisochilus carnosus (L. f.) Wall. ex Benth. (Lamiaceae) – a new generic record for Pakistan

  • Ashfaq Ali Hazara University, Mansehra
  • Muhammad Irfan Abdulwali khan university mardan, pakistan
  • Mahrine Rashid National Herbarium (Stewart Collection), National Agricultural Research Centre, Park Road, Islamabad
  • Amir Sultan National Herbarium (Stewart Collection), National Agricultural Research Centre, Park Road, Islamabad

Abstract

Anisochilus carnosus (L. f.) Wall. ex Benth., is recorded for the first time from Gadoon mountain, district Swabi, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. Detailed taxanomic description, habitat photographs are provided for its easy identification. Conservation status of the taxa in the relevant habitat is suggested.

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Author Biography

Muhammad Irfan, Abdulwali khan university mardan, pakistan
Botany, AWKUM

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Published
2017-07-14
How to Cite
ALI, Ashfaq et al. Anisochilus carnosus (L. f.) Wall. ex Benth. (Lamiaceae) – a new generic record for Pakistan. Plant Science Today, [S.l.], v. 4, n. 3, p. 102-104, july 2017. ISSN 2348-1900. Available at: <http://horizonepublishing.com/journals/index.php/PST/article/view/316>. Date accessed: 25 july 2017. doi: https://doi.org/10.14719/pst.2017.4.3.316.
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Research communications