Microchirita karaketii (Gesneriaceae), a new record for India from Meghalaya

Rhuthuparna S.B. & V. Gowda

Published on : 31-Mar-2024

DOI : https://dx.doi.org/10.22244/rheedea.2024.34.01.03


Microchirita karaketii D.J.Middleton & Triboun, previously known from northern Thailand and Myanmar, is recorded in India from the northeastern state of Meghalaya extending its distribution further north. A detailed description based on the Indian specimen of M. karaketii and a note on the geographical variation with colour photographs are provided.