Didymocarpus parryorum C.E.C. Fischer;
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Southern Asia as Catalogue of Life;
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MS Sept., 2016/05 Didymocarpus sp. for ID : 8 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (3)

Location : Lungpuizawl to Sairep road, Mizoram
Altitude : 1,300 to 1,500 m.
Date :22/09/2016
Habit : Herb
Habitat : Growing wild on wall of road



Add its leaves. Attachments (1)


Didymocarpus species so far in efi



Leaves. Attachments (1)


This is going to be a difficult one! Didymocarpus looks obvious.


Probably Didymocarpus hookeri C.B. Clarke


I think does not matches with specimen at link.


The attached image belongs to Didymocarpus parryorum C.E.C. Fisch. This species is Endemic to Mizoram. Need proper conservation.


Thanks a lot, …, for the id as Didymocarpus parryorum
It matches as per high resolution specimens at GBIF

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Posted in 2016 and rediscovered in 2020- Didymocarpus parryorum
This (Didymocarpus parryorum) was posted in 2016 by Sawmliana ji. However, it was rediscovered in 2020 as per publication: Rediscovery of four narrow endemic Didymocarpus species (Gesneriaceae) from Mizoram, India, with revised species descriptions and lectotypifications May 2020 PhytoKeys 148(2):1-19- Naibi Shrungeshwara Prasanna and Vinita Gowda
Again highlighting the importance of efloraofindia in discovery of new species.


Pl. see details at Didymocarpus parryorum C.E.C. Fischer


 


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References: Catalogue of Life  POWO  GBIF (with high resolution specimens) India Biodiversity Portal  

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