Ascopholis gamblei Fischer

 
  • Family : CYPERACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Cyperaceae
  • Species : Ascopholis gamblei
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Cyperus mollipes (C.B.Clarke) K.Schum.
  • Collection Nos : HFP 2236, KFP 1940
  • Collector(s) Name : D.H.Nicolson, S.S.Hooper, C.J.Saldanha & K.N.Gandhi; C.J.Saldanha, S.R.Ramesh & N.S.Ravindra
  • Endemism : Deccan Peninsula
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments : Rare, collected in a dry deciduous forest near Arsikere, Karnataka, India. A personal communication with Dr. Pandurangan from JNTBGRI, Kerala suggests this as the only specimen collected so far from this region. The earlier collection made by J.S.Gamble (Collection No. 14279, dated 1884 ) is from the Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu, India.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Collection Locality : Tiptur-Arsikere road (Hassan); Channarayapattana (Hassan)
  • Distribution Locality : Hassan
  • Floras referred : Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Hassan

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