Efloraofindia (earlier Indiantreepix) is the largest Google e-group in the world in this field & largest nature related (and the most constructive with more than 2500 members & 2,25,000 messages on 18/6/15) in India devoted to creating awareness, helping in identification etc. along with discussion & documentation of Indian Flora. It has already completed eight years in June'2015.
One can visit & join ‘efloraofindia’ by clicking at Efloraofindia google e-group & then clicking on 'Sign in' & then 'Sign up' on next page OR by sending an e-mail request to <firstname.lastname@example.org>. One should also mention his/ her full name, occupation (optionally: qualification, professional attachments etc.) and place & why he/ she wants to become a member?
Pl. follow 'Posting guidelines' while posting on the group. Members are requested to post more identified pictures of the species which has not been posted so far (no restriction of formats etc.).
Efloraofindia (eFI in short) website helps in documenting flora of India that is being discussed on ‘efloraofindia’ e-group along with supplementing the working of the group. A species database (Alphabetically family wise- Seed plants etc.) has been created here family wise & then followed genus wise. Intent of this database is compilation of all the posts on 'efloraofindia' e- group so that it’s useful to all concerned as all the data about a particular species will be available under a single head & easily searchable. It has the largest database on net on Indian Flora with details of more than 11,000 species of seed plants, ferns, fungi & others (and with more than 2,00,000 pictures at efloraofindia e-group links).
Permission of the owner has to be taken for any use of material available at this website or efloraofindia e-group. However, original text contents of efloraofindia come under Cc-by license (Licensees may copy, distribute, display and perform the work and make derivative works based on it only if they give the author or licensor the credits in the manner specified by these).
Due credits/ attributions/ citation are to be given as below:
|Id required.||Padmanabha Iyer||2/7/16|
|A climber ABJAN01/13||ashwini||2/7/16|
|Please identify||Mala Bajaj||2/7/16|
|Cordyline (Asparagaceae) page with images of species in efloraofindia||JM Garg||2/7/16|
|Clusia (Clusiaceae) page with images of species in efloraofindia||JM Garg||2/7/16|
|Calophyllum (Clusiaceae) page with images of species in efloraofindia||JM Garg||2/7/16|
|Re: completed insertion of images of identified species of Cordyline||JM Garg||2/7/16|
|Fwd: [efloraofindia:239326] For Id VD 070216- 1||JM Garg||2/7/16|
|unid plant - 2010_06_Tadgaum_SSN||Shubhada Nikharge||2/7/16|
|MS Feb.,2016/02 Shrub for ID||M Sawmliana||2/7/16|
|Re: completed insertion of images of all identified species of Chlorophytum||JM Garg||2/7/16|
|Fwd: For ID- N220116||JM Garg||2/7/16|
|Small White Lilies For ID : Muscat : 310116 : AK-10 : 10/10||Aarti S. Khale||2/7/16|
|Ilex dipyrena ABJAN01/16||ashwini||2/7/16|
|I D PLEASE||girish kumar ellezhuthil||2/7/16|
|ID requested||Subhajit Roy||2/7/16|
|Ficus Species For ID : Nasik : 240116 : AK-4 : 04/04||Aarti S. Khale||2/7/16|
|Tree for ID/ABDEC27||ashwini||2/7/16|