The Japanese Fissidens neomagofukui (Bryophyta: Fissidentaceae) – new to India from the Western Ghats
Albert Ebenezer Dulip Daniels, Ratheesh Sreebha and Kochumani Chinnapilla KariyappaA. E. D. Daniels (email@example.com), R. Sreebha and K.C. Kariyappa, Bryology Laboratory, Botany Dept and Research Centre, Scott Christian College (Autonomous), Nagercoil – 629 003, Tamil Nadu, India.
Fissidens neomagofukui, so far known only from its type locality in Japan, has been discovered in the Indira Gandhi National Park, Anamalais, in Western Ghats in India. A description is provided with figures, a photo plate and a key to distinguish F. neomagofukui from the similar F. diversifolius.