Circumscription of Gentiana harwanensis (Gentianaceae) and its addition to the flora of Eastern Himalaya

Debabrata Maity*, Mrinmoy Midday & Jayanta Ghosh

Published on : 31-Dec-2019



Gentiana harwanensis G.Singh is reported for the first time from Eastern Himalaya. This taxon has been treated earlier as a subspecies of Gentiana capitata. It is reinstated here as a distinct species. A detailed description, photo plate, notes on distribution and habitat are provided for easy identification.