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Exotic Floristic Composition of Peddagattu, the Proposed Site for Uranium Mining, Nalgonda District, Telangana State, India

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The present investigation reflects the findings of exotic floristic composition at Peddagattu, Nalgonda district, Telangana State, India. A total of 125 exotic species of taxa belonging to 101 genera and 44 families were recorded in the study. Leguminosae is the most dominant family representing with 21 species, followed by Compositae (14 species), Apocynaceae, Convolvulaceae and Poaceae (7 species each). As per the nativity of exotic species representation in the study area are mostly from belongs to tropical America followed by tropical Africa and South America at Peddagattu.


International Letters of Natural Sciences (Volume 43)
A. B. Reddy et al., "Exotic Floristic Composition of Peddagattu, the Proposed Site for Uranium Mining, Nalgonda District, Telangana State, India", International Letters of Natural Sciences, Vol. 43, pp. 10-16, 2015
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July 2015

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