International Journal of Botany Studies

International Journal of Botany Studies


International Journal of Botany Studies
International Journal of Botany Studies
Vol. 7, Issue 1 (2022)

Floristic diversity of Arumanalloor wetland in Kanyakumari district of Tamil Nadu


Ani Besant S, A Anami Augustus Arul

The current research was carried out to investigate the wetland diversity of Arumanalloor in Kanyakumari district of Tamil Nadu. An extensive floristic survey with regular field visits was conducted during 2019 – 2020. During the field visits total of 103 species belong to 94 genera and 48 families have been reported. Out of these 103 species recorded, 13 species belong to pteridophytes, 64 species belong to dicotyledons, 26 species belong to monocotyledons were reported. Poaceae was the most dominant family with 11 plant species followed by Asteraceae, Euphorbiaceae and Pteridaceae. As a result, the regular floristic surveys are needed to examine and maintain the wetland diversity.
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Ani Besant S, A Anami Augustus Arul. Floristic diversity of Arumanalloor wetland in Kanyakumari district of Tamil Nadu. International Journal of Botany Studies, Volume 7, Issue 1, 2022, Pages 698-702
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