Plant Diversity in the Himalaya Hotspot Region (A Volume to Celebrate the Completion of University Service of Dr Abhaya Prasad Das) Volume II
Edited by Abhaya Prasad Das and Subir Bera
  • ISBN : 9788121109857
  • year : 2018
  • language : English
  • binding : Hardbound
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Volume II: Section V. Vegetation Structure: Migration: 19. Indian Datura (Solanaceae), Elaeocarpus (Elaeocarpaceae) and Hindu God Nataraja/Kanchi N. Gandhi. 20. Diversity and distribution of alien flora in the Indian Himalayan region/Anzar A. Khuroo, Rameez Ahmad, Gousia Mehraj, Irfan Rashid, Akhtar H. Malik and G. H. Dar. Section VI. Vegetation Structure: Functional attributes: 21. Diversity and functional attributes of plant associated microbiota from the Himalaya Hotspot region/Rituparna Das and A. K. Paul. 22. Biodiversity characteristics of the Western Himalaya/Anil Sood, Alpy Sharma and Sanjay Kr. Uniyal. 23. Centers of plant diversity in Uttarakhand, India/Priyanka Agnihotri, Veena Dixit and Tariq Husain. 24. Plant diversity in the Biodiversity Hotspot of Indian Eastern Himalaya and its conservation/P. Lakshminarasimhan and T. K. Paul. 25. Forest type classification of Tripura in Northeast India: an overview on historical aspects and present ecological approaches/Koushik Majumdar and B. K. Datta. Section VII: Climate Changes vis-a-vis Vegetation: 26. Scenario of tree ring study of the Himalayas - present status and future outlook/Amalava Bhattacharyya and Mayank Shekhar. 27. Tree ring signatures of pluvial Little Ice Age Period in the cold-arid region of Himachal Pradesh, Western Himalaya, India/Akhilesh K. Yadava, Jayendra Singh and Ram R. Yadav. 28. Ecological vulnerability to climate change in the mountains: a case study from the Eastern Himalaya/Nakul Chettri, Karma Tsering, Arun Shrestha and Eklabya Sharma. 29. Impact of climate change on the endemic flora of Manipur, India/P. K. Singh and M. H. Devi. Section VIII: Systematics: 30. Studies on the morpho-anatomy of some species of Lepisorus (J. Sm.) Ching of South Sikkim/Gautam Ganguly and Radhanath Mukhopadhyay. 31. Role of secondary metabolites in plant systematics: an overview/Usha Chakraborty and Nishika Jaishee. Section IX. Traditional Uses: 32. Ethnobotanical studies on trees of the Lesser Himalayan region in Pakistan/Ghulam Mujtaba Shah, Arshad Mahmood Abbasi, Manzoor Hussain and Humaira Saeed. 33. Tea cultivation in the Indian Himalayan region/Sayed Edward Kabir and Chandra Ghosh. 34. Wild edible plants of Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary, Uttarakhand, India/Veena Chandra. Section X. Ethnopharmacology: 35. Traditional knowledge for ethnomedicine, bioprospecting and ethnopharmacology in 21st century/P. Pushpangadan, T.P. Ijinu and Vipin Mohan Dan. 36. Essential oils and aroma components of Cinnamomum species used as Cinnamon spice in North-East India/Subhan C. Nath, Shabana Hassan and Himangshu Lekhak. Section XI. Conservation Activities: 37. Orchid diversity of North-East India - classification, analysis and conservation issues/A. Nageswara Rao. 38. Ex situ approaches to conservation of Himalayan Biodiversity with particular reference to medicinal plants/L.M.S. Palni, A. Lal and M. Pant. 39. Status and strategies for conservation of threatened plants in North-Eastern India/S. K. Barik, P. P. Singh, D. Adhikari and R. Tiwary. 40. Ecology and conservation of Pteridophytes – why and how?/S. P. Khullar. 41. Conservation of Orchids of Northeast India: in situ and ex situ/S. N. Hegde. 42. Curious and unique plants from Northeast India: strong cases for conservation and further research/K. Haridasan. 43. Floristic diversity of Northeast India and its conservation Initiatives/P. Saikia and M. L. Khan.