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Analysis of grass diversity of Nilgiri Bisophere Reserve, India, with special emphasis to the endemic species


The grass diversity of Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve (NBR) has been analysed for their distribution, endemism, threat assessment and conservation perspective. Ouf of 412 grass taxa found in NBR, straggering 92 are endemic in India (22.33%) including 14 species strictly endemic to the NBR.


Eastern Ghats, Endemic, Poaceae, Western Ghats.



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