species of Typhonium are known in India:
Note: Typhonium uniseriatum Blatt. & McC. is
not listed in TPL 2013 as well as Tropicos; however, the publication details (J.
Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 35: 25. 1931) clearly indicate that it is Theriophonum uniseriatum (synonym of Theriophonum dalzellii Schott) and
included in the list of Typhonium species by Karthikeyan et al. due to some
S., Jain, S.K., Nayar, M.P. & Sanjappa, M. 1989. Florae Indicae Enumeratio: Monocotyledonae, Botanical Survey of
India, Calcutta, pp.13.
Mujaffar, S., Yasin,
C.M., Moinuddin, S. and Mustakim, S. 2013. Typhonium khandwaense (Araceae:
Areae), a new species
from Madhya Pradesh, India. Biosci. Disc., 4(1):25-29.
TYPHONIUM KHANDWAENSE (ARACEAE: AREAE), A NEW SPECIES FROM MADHYA PRADESH, INDIA by S. Mujaffar, C.M. Yasin, S. Moinuddin and S. Mustakim- Bioscience Discovery, 4(1): 25-29, Jan. 2013-
ABSTRACT : Typhonium khandwaense Mujaffar, Yasin & Mustakim, a new species of Typhonium from Khandwa district in Madhya Pradesh, India is described and illustrated. The new species resembles Typhonium roxburghii, Typhonium trilobatum & Typhonium inopinatum in its ovate-reniform, hastate or triangular lamina and spathe-limb twisted at tip. But the new species differs from these in having subcylindric tubers, with male zone yellow, sterile flowers filiforms and decurved covering female zone partially.
Species with description &
Typhonium alpinum C.Y. Wu ex H. Li is a synonym of Sauromatum diversifolium (Wall. ex Schott) Cusimano & Hett.
Typhonium diversifolium Wall. ex Schott is a synonym of Sauromatum diversifolium (Wall. ex Schott) Cusimano & Hett.
Tuber & Root Crops (2008)- Brief details-
Typhonium divaricatum DECNE (? Typhonium divaricatum Blume is a synonym of Typhonium roxburghii Schott)
A Dictionary of the Economic Products of India, Part 4 By George Watt (1893)- Details-
Typhonium bulbiferum Dalzell
Indian Medicinal Plants: An Illustrated Dictionary edited by C.P. Khare (2007)- Details-
Aquatic and Semi-aquatic Plants of the Lower Ganga Delta: Its Taxonomy … By Kumudranjan Naskar (1990)- Details with keys–
Plant Wealth of the Lower Ganga Delta: An Eco-taxonomical Approach, Volume 2 By Kumudranjan Naskar (1993)- Details with keys–
Biodiversity in India, Volume 2 edited by T. Pullaiah (2003)-
Typhonium bulbiferum Dalzell
Gardening in India By George Marshall Woodrow, G Marshall (1999)- Details-
Forest Plants of Eastern India By Amal Bhusan Chaudhuri (1993)-
Biodiversity and Its Conservation in India By Sharad Singh Negi (1993)-
Typhonium incurvatum Blatt. & McCann is a synonym of Typhonium flagelliforme (Lodd.) Blume — very rare, on the verge of extinction
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