Book ID: 114112
A Glimpse into Orchids of Namsai, District of Arunachal Pradesh. 2022. Mainy col. photographs. XIV, 182 p. gr8vo. Hardcover.
The district Namsai of Arunachal Pradesh is on important part of Himalayan Global Biodiversity hot spot and known for its natural beauty, also for rare and endemic species. It is the foot hill district of Arunachal Pradesh which was carved out of Lohit district in 2014 and became a separate distict. The district lies in the eastern most part of the country which is surrounded by Tinsukia district of Assam in the West & South west, Changlang district in the South & Ajaw & Lohit in the east and Lohit in the North.
The book 'A Glimpse into Orchid flora of Namsai District of Arunachal Pradesh' is an updated checklist of orchids of Namsai district supplemented with descriptions and photographs for correct identification. This book lays an emphasis on Orchids of Namsai district in Arunachal Pradesh.This book is the result of an exhaustive work to study and photograph the orchid species from Namsoi district of Arunachal Pradesh. In this work there is an inclusion of new colour pictures or photographs that have been taken recently. This book provides many colorful pictures to make a lay man understand about the interesting and beautiful orchids of Namsai district. Apart from the basic information on orchids, their history and medicinal properties are also highlighted, a total of 73 taxa have been listed. Thus it provides a comprehensive and authentic inventory on Namsai orchids.