Vol. 3, Issue 2 (2018)
Floristic and Ecological studies of Mayureshwar and Rehekuri wildlife sanctuaries
Author(s): Kharat TD, DN Mokat
Abstract: The present investigation was carried out on floristic composition and ecological studies of Mayureshwar and Rehekuri wildlife sanctuaries, Maharashtra. The vegetation is semi-arid and dry deciduous southern tropical thorny scrub type. In Mayureshwar wildlife sanctuary total 268 plants species belonging to 191 genera and 57 families were recorded. However, in Rehekuri wildlife sanctuary 280 plants species belonging to 59 families with 202 plants genera were recorded. In both the sanctuaries Fabaceae and Poaceae were dominant families. Abundance, density, relative density, relative abundance, frequency, relative frequency, species richness and IVI were studied.