Andrographis producta (Acanthaceae), an endemic species from the Western Ghats: its taxonomy, lectotypification and distribution

Gunadayalan Gnanasekaran, G.V.S. Murthy

Abstract


The name Andrographis producta (C.B.Clarke) Gamble (basionym: A. neesiana Wight var. producta
C.B.Clarke) is lectotypified here. As well as a complete description, including the pollen and seed morphology,
the relationships, IUCN conservation status and distribution of this endemic species from the Western Ghats
in India are discussed in detail for the first time.

Keywords


Plant systematics

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7751/telopea8906