Lectotypification of Dialium travancoricum (Fabaceae: Dialioideae)

Santhosh Kumar E.S., Shareef S.M., Suresh S. & A. Dhyani

Published on : 31-Mar-2022

DOI : https://dx.doi.org/10.22244/rheedea.2022.32.01.08


Dialium travancoricum Bourd. (Fabaceae: Dialioideae) is a critically endangered and endemic species of the Agasthyamala Biosphere Reserve in the southern Western Ghats, India. The name D. travancoricum is lectotypified here using an uncited original specimen collected by Bourdillon from Aryankavu in Kollam district in Kerala.