Distributional Notes on Merremia aegyptia (L.) Urb. (Convolvulaceae) and Vachellia leucophloea (Roxb.) Maslin (Leguminosae: Mimosoideae)

  • Anand Kumar Central National Herbarium, Botanical Survey of India, Ministry of Environment, Forests & Climate Change P.O.- Botanic Garden, Howrah- 711 103, West Bengal
  • Venu P. ENVIS Division, EPTRI, Hyderabad– 500 032, Telangana
  • Rao Y. V. Department of Botany, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam – 530 003, Andhra Pradesh
Keywords: Bihar, Merremia aegyptia, new records, Vachellia leucophloea

Abstract

During botanical exploration tour to Gautam Buddha Wildlife Sanctuary in 2012–­15, the first author collected two species namely Merremia aegyptia (L.) Urb. and Vachellia leucophloea (Roxb.) Maslin. These collections from the Sanctuary are reported here as new records for the Flora of Bihar. Detailed morphological description, habitat, phenology, distribution and colour photographs are provided.

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Published
2018-08-01
How to Cite
Kumar, A., P., V., & Y. V., R. (2018). Distributional Notes on Merremia aegyptia (L.) Urb. (Convolvulaceae) and Vachellia leucophloea (Roxb.) Maslin (Leguminosae: Mimosoideae). Annals of Plant Sciences, 7(8), 2379-2381. https://doi.org/10.21746/aps.2018.7.8.1
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Research Articles