Occurrence of Balanophora abbreviata Blume (Balanophoraceae) in Tamil Nadu, India
C. Rajasekar, R. Silambarasan, P. Sakthidasan and R. Kottaimuthu
Balanophora abbreviata Blume is reported as an addition to the Balanophoraceae of Tamil Nadu. The present communication provides the detailed description, distribution, ecological notes along with a photo plate.
KEYWORDS: Balanophora, Eastern Ghats, Distribution, Kolli Hills.