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Caralluma diffusa

 

Author
(Wight) N.E.Br., 1850
Synonym/s
Boucerosia diffusa (Wight) N.E.Br., 1850
Common Name/s
Locality
Coimbatore District, Tamil Nadu, India
Last Record
November 1841
Rediscovered in
2008 (Ramachandran et al. 2011)
IUCN status
Not evaluated
Vanishing Flora forum thread
https://vanishingflora.proboards.com/thread/2931/caralluma-diffusa
Notes
References
[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]
 
Wight, R. (1850). Icones Plantarum Indiae Orientalis. Vol. IV: t. 1599. J. B. Pharoah, Madras.
 
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]
 
Chorghe, Alok R., Prasad, K. and Rasingam, L. (2018). Notes on the Identity and Distribution of [i]Caralluma diffusa[/i] (Apocynaceae) in Eastern Ghats of Andhra Pradesh and Odisha. National Academy Science Letters. doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s40009-018-0681-7 [[url=https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s40009-018-0681-7]Abstract[/url]]
 
Kumar, K. M. P., George, S., Sreedhar, S. and Balachandran, I. (2013). [url=https://www.researchgate.net/publication/284352847_CARALLUMA_DIFFUSA_WRIGHT_NE_BR_APOCYNACEAE_-_A_NEW_DISTRIBUTION_RECORD_FOR_KERALA_FROM_CHINNAR_WILD_LIFE_SANCTUARY_INDIA][i]Caralluma diffusa[/i] (Wight) N.E.Br. (Apocynaceae)—a new distribution record for Kerala from Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary, India[/url]. Indian Forester 139(5): 425-428.
 
Parthipan M, Rajendran A (2014) Extended distribution of Caralluma diffusa (Wight) N.E. Br. (Asclepiadaceae) in Tamil Nadu, India. Zoos’ Print 29(9): 23-25.
 
Ramachandran, V. S., Thomas, Binu, Sofiya, C. and Sasi, R. (2011). [url=https://threatenedtaxa.org/index.php/JoTT/article/view/1221/2212]Rediscovery of an endemic plant [i]Caralluma diffusa[/i] (Wight) N.E. Br. (Asclepiadaceae) from Coimbatore District, Tamil Nadu, India, after 160 years[/url]. Journal of Threatened Taxa 3(3): 1622-1623.
 
Sukumaran S, Karuppuswamy S, Brintha TSS, Jeeva S (2013) New distributional record of Boucerosia diffusa Wight (Gentianales Apocynaceae) in Southern Western Ghats. Biodivers J 4(3):395–398