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Memecylon sisparense

 

Author
Gamble, 1919:227
Synonym/s
Common Name/s
Locality
Tamil Nadu, Western Ghats (southern), India
Last Record
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Rediscovered in
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IUCN status
[url=https://www.iucnredlist.org/details/31204/0]Critically Endangered[/url]
Vanishing Flora forum thread
https://vanishingflora.proboards.com/thread/3632/memecylon-sisparense
Notes
References
[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]
 
Gamble, J.S. 1919. XII. Decades Kewenses: Plantarum Novarum in Herbario Horti Regii Conservatarum. Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1919: 227.
 
[b]Species Bibliography[/b]
 
Das Das, Moumita, Pramanik, Arabinda and Maity, Debabrata. (2014). [url=https://www.iaat.org.in/images/Rheedea_downloads/Rheedea_24/Rheedea24_21-22.pdf]Lectotypification of [i]Memecylon sisparense[/i] (Memecylaceae)[/url]. Rheedea 24(1): 21-22.
 
Murugesan, M., Balasubramaniam, V. and Paulsamy, S. (2007). Rediscovery of [i]Memecylon sisparense[/i] Gamble (Melastomataceae) and [i]Swertia beddomei[/i] C. B. Clarke (Gentianaceae). Rheedea 17(1-2): 33-34.
 
Nayar, M.P. and Sastry, A.R.K. (eds) 1990. Red Data Book of Indian Plants. Vol. 3. Botanical Survey of India, Calcutta.
 
Oldfield, S., Lusty, C. and MacKinven, A. (compilers). 1998. The World List of Threatened Trees. World Conservation Press, Cambridge, UK.
 
Ramesh, B.R. and Pascal, J.-P. 1997. Atlas of endemics of the Western Ghats (India). Distribution of tree species in the evergreen and semi-evergreen forests. Institut Français de Pondichéry.
 
Ravikumar, K., Sankar, R. Vijaya and Ravishankar, T. (2003). [url=https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Vijayasankar_Raman/publication/233994245_Rediscovery_of_Memecylon_sisparense_Gamble_Melastomataceae_110_years_after_Type_collection/links/02e7e533c3cc145f51000000/Rediscovery-of-Memecylon-sisparense-Gamble-Melastomataceae-110-years-after-Type-collection.pdf]Rediscovery of [i]Memecylon sisparense[/i] Gamble (Melastomataceae) 110 years after Type collection[/url], pp. 151-156. In: Janarthanam, M. K. and Narasimhan, D. (eds.). Plant Diversity, Human Welfare and Conservation. Goa: Goa University.
 
World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Memecylon sisparense. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T31204A9612557. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.1998.RLTS.T31204A9612557.en. Downloaded on 17 April 2017.