THE IDENTITY OF RHEEDE’S ‘TODDA – VADDI’ IN HORTUS MALABARICUS.

Jisha Daniel, Ettickal Sukumaran Santhoshkumar, Madhavan Rajendraprasad, Sabarimuthan William Decruse

Abstract


The ambiguity on the botanical identity of Todda-vaddi in Rheede’s Hortus Malabaricus is clarified as Biophytum reinwardtii (Zucc.) Klotzsch here. A detailed description, photographs and other relevant notes are provided.   


Keywords


Biophytum reinwardtii; B. candolianum; Todda-vaddi; Hortus Malabaricus

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11594/jtls.11.03.03

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