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Limnocharis Bonpl. (Alismataceae): a new generic record to Karnataka state, India


The genus Limnocharis Bonpl. (Alismataceae) is reported here as a new record for Karnataka state based on a collection of L. flava (L.) Buchenau, a species commonly known as water cabbage or yellow burrhead, from the riparian vegetation of Tungabhadra river in Haveri district. Description, photo plate and details on the distribution of the species are provided here.


Haveri, Karnataka, Limnocharis, Ranebennur, Riparian and Tungabhadra



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