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Research Paper | Environmental Science Studies | India | Volume 4 Issue 2, February 2015
Study of Biodiversity of Sariska Tiger Reserve in Aravallis with Particular Emphasis on Medicinal and Endemic Plants
Abstract: The Sariska tiger reseve in Aravallis has its own importance and specific characteristics endowed with unique biodiversity. In the present study an attempt has been made to ascertain the current status of the flora in all the possible study area. Attention is focused on one of the important reserve forest of state of Rajasthan with pace of their endemism, medicinal important plants species and along with facing number of challenges in this reserve. In present study emphasize on taxonomic richness, genetic difference within each taxon, the communities, ecosystem and landscape occupied by this reserve. The status of medicinal plants with their uses is also incorporate with overall study of floral diversity in the study area. Several studies so far conducted in Aravallis like which supported checklist of plant diversity in this natural reserve. Anon, 2000, Champion and Seth1968, Dennis, Billore, and Mishra, 1997, Jain and Kotwal1960, Jain1970, Khan1995, Katewa1996, Mathur and Saxena1968, Mathur1991, Nair and Nathawat1957, Parmar1985, Pandravada,. Sarath, Rao, Maheswara and Satyanarayana, 2000, Rodgers. and Panwar1988, Rodgers 1990a. Rodgers, 1990b, Rodgers1991, Rodgers, 1991. Sharma, 1958, Sharma, 1978 Sharma1983.
Keywords: Floral diversity, Sariska tiger reserve, Aravallis, endemism
Edition: Volume 4 Issue 2, February 2015,
Pages: 420 - 425