Jasminum pentaneurum Hand.-Mazz. (Oleaceae): An Addition to Indian Flora from Arunachal Pradesh, North East India

K. Jeyaprakash, K. Karthigeyan, S. Rathinavel
2017 International Journal of Current Research in Biosciences and Plant Biology  
A b s t r a c t A r t i c l e I n f o Jasminum pentaneurum Hand.-Mazz. (Oleaceae) is reported for the first time in India from Arunachal Pradesh. This species differs from other Indian Jasminum spp. by bearing conspicuous leafy bracts at the base of the inflorescence. Detailed description along with notes on its habitat and ecology and photographs are provided for easy identification. Additionally, a comparison of the diagnostic characters between this species and other Indian species are made
more » ... n species are made and also provided its conservations status.
doi:10.20546/ijcrbp.2017.407.016 fatcat:3mkubewzgfc2jhsked76l3v2hi