<i>Ixora predeepii</i>, a new species of Rubiaceae from southern Western Ghats, India

  • Anoop P. Balan Indian Cardamom Research Institute, Spices Board, Myladumpara, Kailasanadu P.O., Idukki, Kerala 685553
  • Harikrishnan Shanmugam Indian Cardamom Research Institute, Spices Board, Myladumpara, Kailasanadu P.O., Idukki, Kerala 685553
Keywords: Ixora, New species, Rubiaceae, Southern Western Ghats

Abstract

Ixora predeepii, a new species of the family Rubiaceae from Southern Western Ghats, India is described and illustrated. It is allied to Ixora elongata Heyne ex D. Don in general appearance, but differs from the latter by its small habit, short peduncled congested inflorescence, small purplish white flowers with glabrous corolla and scarlet berry.

Bangladesh J. Plant Taxon. 23(1): 65-69, 2016 (June)

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Balan, A., & Shanmugam, H. (2016). <i>Ixora predeepii</i&gt;, a new species of Rubiaceae from southern Western Ghats, India. Bangladesh Journal of Plant Taxonomy, 23(1), 65-69. https://doi.org/10.3329/bjpt.v23i1.28346
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