Elymus gangotrianus (Poaceae: Pooideae: Triticeae), a new species from the western Himalaya, India


A new species of Elymus L., E. gangotrianus Pusalkar, D. K. Singh & S. K. Srivast., is described from Gangotri National Park, Uttaranchal, India. The species differs from the closely allied E. microlepis (Melderis) Melderis in having longer spikelets, green or creamy-yellow lemma, with scabrid outer surface; palea $$\raise0.5ex\hbox{$\scriptstyle 3$}\kern-0… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12225-008-9046-6


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