NOTE ON THE LYGODIUM GENUS -A CLIBING FERN SPECIESIN SAHYADRI HILLS, WESTERN GHATS, SINDHUDURG DISTRICT, MAHARASHTRA STATE, INDIA.

Authors

Vitthal N. Rathod, Samadhan N. Patil, Pratik S. Shinde
P.G. Department of Botany, JET’s Z. B. Patil College, Dhule, India.

Abstract

The present paper deals with the first time report of occurrence of Lygodiumin Sindhudurg district, Maharashtra state. Taxonomic account and distribution of two climbing species of Lygodium viz. Lygodium flexuosum and Lygodium microphyllum, collected from Sahyadri hills, Amboli and rest of Western Ghats are presented.