Henckelia dasii Taram, D.Borah, R.Kr.Singh & Tag, August 2021 Feddes Repertorium;

Submission to efloraofindia: 1 image and 1 pdf.
Here attached the submission of two new species.



MS Aug., 2920/03 Henckelia sp. for id : 10 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (1)- 5 mb.
Location: E.Lungdar, Mizoram

Date : 26-08-2020
Habit : Herb
Habitat : Wild

Henckelia pumila !

Thanks, …
But calyx does not look hairy as in Henckelia pumila (D.Don) A.Dietr.
Hi, …,
What are the species reported in your area ?
Do you have any other images ?


Henckelia is not recorded.
Attachments (1)  

Henckelia is new name for Chirita sp.

What are the members reported from Gesneriaceae.

Chirita hamosa, C.macrophylla, C.oblongifolia and C.pumila are recorded in Mizoram

Pl. post better images clearly showing the calyx.
Nearest out of the four mentioned by you, I can find is Henckelia grandifolia A.Dietr. as per GBIFSpecimen and POWO  and Plant illustrations

Sorry !! Not available sir

I think this may be Henckelia dasii Taram, D.Borah, R.Kr.Singh & Tag as per
Experts may pl. confirm.



Flowers of India  Novataxa
Two new species of Henckelia (Gesneriaceae) from the Eastern Himalayan state Arunachal Pradesh, IndiaMomang Taram, Dipankar Borah, Rajeev Kumar Singh, Hui Tag- August 2021 Feddes Repertorium (Two new species of Henckelia from the Eastern Himalayan state Arunachal Pradesh, India, are described and illustrated. The first, Henckelia dasii Taram, D.Borah, R.Kr.Singh & Tag is allied to H. umbellata Kanthraj & K.N.Nair, the second, H. lallanii Taram, D.Borah, Tag & R.Kr.Singh is close to H. urticifolia (Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don) A.Dietr. (type species of the former Chirita sect. Chirita). The differences are given in Table 1 and 2, respectively. A key is presented for the 21 Henckelia species presently known from N and NE India)

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