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A contribution to the flora of Murlen National Park, Mizoram, a part of Indo-Burma biodiversity hotspot in India


The paper enumerates 321 plant species belonging to 234 genera and 73 families collected from selected plots of Murlen national park in Mizoram along different altitudinal gradient. The ten most dominant families contributed 46.31% of total species collected; whereas the ten most dominant genera contributed more than 23.83% of total genera. Poaceae with 32 species under 29 genera was the most diverse family while Persicaria with 5 species was the largest genus.


APG IV; Indo-Burma biodiversity hotspot; phytosociology; vegetation.



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