Species of sunflower, a tassle flower, discovered in Eastern Ghats, India

Main report: New plant species found in Eastern Ghats
(The Hindu)
Other Reporting: Iasabhiyan.com
Scientific Paper: Journal of Asia-Pacific Biodiversity   
Common Name: Crowned tassel flower
Species named for: NRSC scientist C. Sudhakar Reddy
Categories: New Species | Plants

The new species, ‘Emilia reddyi’, is found on Galikonda hill of the Eastern Ghats near Araku Valley in Visakhapatnam district.


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