Parakeet darner on a fern | ID.REQ-21Jun2010AR02

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raghu ananth

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Jun 21, 2010, 12:31:17 PM6/21/10
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Kind request to ID this Fern,
 
/*The beautiful green dragonfly camouflages well on this fern. It is known as the Parakeet darner,  (Gynacantha bayadera),
  Crepuscular in nature (active in the evening, rests during day)
It requires trained eyes to find these elusive odonates .  After all,  I have spotted  them only once - in all these years ! */
 
 
 

Date/Time :

14 Oct 2010

 

Location- Place, altitude and GPS:


Chandagal Village, Mysore district

 

Habitat- garden/ urban/wild/type:

Wild,

 

Plant Habit-tree/shrub/climber/herb:

Fern, found in humus rich soil, near irrigation channel, Under shades of areca, coconut trees

 

Height/length:

Height - about  2 feet approx

 

Leaves-type/shape/size:

Alternate, 2.5cms,

 

Inflorescence type /size:

-

 

Flowers-size/colour/calyx/bracts:

Non flowering (fern), 


 

Fruits type-shape/size/seeds:

 -

Fragrance/odour/pollinator/uses  and so on

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tanay bose

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Jun 21, 2010, 12:34:16 PM6/21/10
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Hope u missed the attachment Raghu Ji
tanay

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raghu ananth

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Jun 21, 2010, 12:39:21 PM6/21/10
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Oops ! Missed the attachmets..
 
Thanks Tanay
 
Raghu

 


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tanay bose

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Jun 21, 2010, 11:14:20 PM6/21/10
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Dryopteris I hope !!
tanay

Vijayadas D

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Jun 23, 2010, 11:41:26 AM6/23/10
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Christella dentata, under shade condtions may grow like this
Vijayadas D
Horticulturist EstateSupervisorDeputy
Salwa Garden Village, PB -7210
Riyadh -11462 , KSA
vijayadas.wetpaint.com

Dr. Pankaj Kumar

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Jul 11, 2010, 2:36:16 PM7/11/10
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I tend to agree with Vijay sir!!!
This plant confuses all.....we have had issues on its id before
too :p......
Pankaj

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