Syntrichia amphidiacea (Pottiaceae) – 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 Department and Research Centre, Scott Christian College (Autonomous), Nagercoil – 629 003, Tamil Nadu, India.
Syntrichia amphidiacea, earlier known to occur in the American and African continents, China and Malesia, is recorded in the Indira Gandhi National Park in Anamalais in the Western Ghats. A brief description with figures and a photo plate is provided.