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Flora of Nizamabad (Andhra Pradesh, India)

T Pullaiah (Editor)
Synopsis Nizamabad, one of the 10 districts of Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh, harbours a rich and diverse flora. The forests of the district are of tropical dry deciduous type. The present work, being the first systematic botanical exploration in the district yielded 708 species of angiosperms and pteridophytes belonging to 436 genera and 123 families. Introduction, past and present work on the flora of the district,, general vegetation types, floristic analysis and artificial key to families are provided in the first part of the text. The second part includes the systematic enumeration. References and index to families, genera and species are given at the end. In systematic enumeration, all the families are arranged according to Bentham and Hooker's system with slight modifications. Dichotomous indented type of keys are provided for genera and species and nomenclature of taxa brought up-to-date. Species description is with citation, morphological description, phenological data and distribution.
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About the author

T Pullaiah

Prof. T Pullah obtained his M.Sc. (1971) and Ph.D. degrees in Botany from Andhra University.  He was a Post-Doctoral Fellow at Moscow State University, Russia, during 1976-1978.  He traveled widely in Europe and visited Universities and Botanic Gardens in about 16 countries.  He joined Sri Krishnadevaraya University as Lecturer in 1979 and became Professor in 1993.  He held several positions in the University as Dean, Faculty of Life Sciences, Head, Department of Botany; Chairman, Board of Studies in Botany; Head, Department of Sericulture; Co-ordinator and Chairman, Board of Studies in Biotechnology; Principal, S K University College and Warden, S K, University Hostels.  He has published 43 books, 238 research papers and 35 popular articles in Journals of repute.  He is the Principal – Investigator of 20 major Research Projects totaling more than a Crore of Rupees funded by DBT, DST, CSIR, UGC, BSI, WWF, GCC, BARC etc.  Under his guidance, 45 students obtained their Ph.D. degrees and 34 students their M.Phil. degrees.  He is the recipient of Best Teacher Award from the Government of Andhra Pradesh, Prof. P Maheshwari Gold Medal of the Indian Association for Angiosperm Taxanomy.  He served as the Vice President of the Indian Botanical Society and presently the Councilor of the same.  He served as a member of Species Survival commission of International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN).

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Title Flora of Nizamabad (Andhra Pradesh, India)
Author T Pullaiah
Format Hardcover
Date published: 01.01.1995
Edition 1st ed.
Language: English
length 452p., figures; Tables; Bibliography.