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Ipsea malabarica (Reichb. f.) Hook. f.

Malabar daffodil orchid

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1850

Rediscovered in 1982

 

Distribution

Western Ghats, Kerala, India

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Manilal, K. S. and Kumar, S. C. (1983). Rediscovery of Ipsea malabarica (Reichb. f.) Hook. f., an endemic orchid species from Silent Valley. Bull. Pure Appl. Sci 2: 38-41.

Martin, K. P. (2003). Clonal propagation, encapsulation and reintroduction of Ipsea malabarica (Reichb. f.) J. D. Hook., an endangered orchid. In Vitro Cell Dev. Biol. Plant 39: 322.

Martin, K. P. and Madassery, Joseph. (2005). Rapid in vitro propagation of the threatened endemic orchid, Ipsea malabarica (Reichb.f.) J D Hook through protocorm-like bodies. Indian Journal of Experimental Biology 43: 829-834.

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