Flora of Uttarakhand- Herb17 for Id- JM

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jmgarg1

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Nov 19, 2010, 1:27:01 AM11/19/10
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Wild Herb captured on 13/8/10 during the trek from Ghangaria (around 11,000 ft.) to Hemkunt Sahib (around 14000 ft.).

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Ritesh Choudhary

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Nov 19, 2010, 1:46:31 AM11/19/10
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Dear Gargji,

This is Koenigia nepalensis D. Don (=Polygonum filicaule Wall. ex
Meissn. according to Tropicos).

For long time, this has been kept unidentified on FOI site.

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Ritesh.

On Nov 19, 3:27 pm, jmgarg1 <jmga...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Wild Herb captured on 13/8/10 during the trek from Ghangaria (around 11,000
> ft.) to Hemkunt Sahib (around 14000 ft.).
> --
> With regards,
> J.M.Garg (jmga...@gmail.com)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Jmgarg1
> 'Creating awareness of Indian Flora & Fauna'
> The whole world uses my Image Resource of more than a *thousand species* &
> eight thousand images of Birds, Butterflies, Plants etc. (arranged
> alphabetically & place-wise):http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:J.M.Garg. You can also use them
> for free as per liberal licensing conditions attached with each image.
> For identification, learning, discussion & documentation of Indian Flora,
> please visit/ join our Google e-group- Efloraofindia:http://groups.google.co.in/group/indiantreepix(more than 1420 members &
> 52,000 messages on 26/10/10 & with a database of around 4200 species on
> 30/9/10)
>
>  Herb17 I IMG_4802.jpg
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tanay bose

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Nov 19, 2010, 7:20:10 AM11/19/10
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The plant quite matches with the description of Koenigia nepalensis from Eflora of Pakistan
Tanay
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Pankaj Kumar

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Dec 5, 2010, 2:56:23 PM12/5/10
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Koenigia nepalensis D.Don Prodr. Fl. Nepal. 74. 1825

Type: Anonymous, s.n. (BM000521991) - according to JSTOR
Regards
Pankaj


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