Taeniophyllum scaberulum Hook. f., 1890



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: c.1855 (by implication) (Rajesh et al., 1997)

Rediscovered on 10 June 1995 (Rajesh et al., 1997:45)



Periyar, Kerala, India


Biology & Ecology










Henry, A. N., Vivekananthan, K. and Nair, N. C. (1978). Rare and Threatened Flowering Plants of South India. The Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 75: 684-697 [696].

Rajesh, K. P., Augustine, Jomy and Sasidharan, N. (1997). Rediscovery of Taeniophyllum scaberulum Hook.f., an endemic orchid from Periyar Tiger Reserve, Kerala, India. Rheedea 7(1): 43-46.

Sasidharan, N. (2002). Floristic studies in Parambikulam Wildlife Sanctuary. KFRI Research Report, Kerala Forest Research Institute, Peechi.


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