Ligusticum alboalatum   (Haines)


 
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White-winged Lovage
(Ligusticum alboalatum)

 
syn. Seseli alboalatum ((Haines) Pimenov & Kljuykov)

 
distribution:

India: Jharkhand

 
local name: -

 
size: (?)

extinction date: last collected 1940

 
This species occurs exlusively on the Chotanagpur Plateau in the Indian state of Jharkhand, where it was collected for the last time in the year 1940.

The White-winged Lovage is now considered most probably extinct.

 
References:

- Sharad Singh Negi: Biodiversity and its conservation in India. South Asia Books, 1993