Impatiens concinna Hook. f., 1874:449



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 21 October 1929

Rediscovered in 28 September 2013



Western Ghats, India


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Hooker, J. D. (1874). In The Flora of British India, Vol. 1, L. Reeve & Co, London, pp. 440-464.


Other references:

Bhaskar, V. (2012). Taxonomic monograph on Impatiens L. (Balsaminanceae) of Western Ghats, South India, Centre for Plant Taxonomic Studies, Bengaluru.

Prabhukumar, K. M., Sreejith, P. E., Prasad, M. G., Kabeer, A. and Balachandran, I. (2015). Rediscovery of presumed extinct Impatiens concinna Hook. f. (Balsaminaceae) from the Western Ghats. Current Science 109(6): 1027-1028.


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