New Species found in Kerala

Please Subscribe and Get Daily Updates in Your Inbox!!!

Please Subscribe and Get Daily Update in Your Inbox

16 August 2021 Current Affairs:The species belong to the genus Impatiens (family Balsaminaceae). Plants of this genus are popular as ‘Kasithumba’ in Malayalam.

They have been spotted in the Western Ghats vicinity of southern Kerala and the Idukki district. Of the three species, two have been named after Communist veteran & former Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan & the former Health Minister, K.K. Shailaja.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *