Fimbristylis griffithii (Cyperaceae), a new record for Peninsular India

V.V. Naveen Kumar, V.P. Prasad* and C.N. Sunil

Published on : 30-Dec-2018



Fimbristylis griffithii Boeckeler (Cyperaceae) is reported for the first time from Peninsular India. In India, this species was earlier reported only from northeastern state of Assam and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. A brief description and photo plate are provided for facilitating easy identification.