Ceropegia karulensis – neue Art / new species

Ceropegia karulensis Punekar, Tamhankar, Lakshmin., Kumaran, Raut, S. K. Srivast. & Kavade

Dies ist eine neuentdeckte, aber bisher noch nicht formal beschriebene Art aus Karul Ghat im Kolhapur-Distrikt in Maharashtra / Indien.

Die Art ist nah verwandt mit den typischen aufrechtwachsenden indischen Arten wie Ceropegia sahyadrica Ansari & Kulk..

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Ceropegia karulensis Punekar, Tamhankar, Lakshmin., Kumaran, Raut, S. K. Srivast. & Kavade

This is a newly discovered, but not yet formally described species, found in Karul Ghat in the Kolhapur District in Maharashtra / India.

The species is closely related to the typical upright growing Indian species like Ceropegia sahyadrica Ansari & Kulk..

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source:

– S. A. Punekar; S. A. Tamhankar; P. Lakshminarasimhan; K. P. N. Kumaran; A. Raut; S. K. Srivastava: Systematics and molecular phylogenetic analysis of erect species of Ceropegia section Buprestis (Apocynaceae: Asclepiadoideae), with two new species from India. Nelumbo 55: 1-25. 2013
– Mayuri Phadnis: More flower power for Western Ghats. Pune Mirror Apr 28, 2014

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