Morphology of Indian Pandanaceae

  • Altafhusain Nadaf
  • Rahul Zanan


The genus Pandanus is classified into 4 groups, 10 subgenera, and 59 sections (Stone 1974; Huynh 1991; Callmander et al. 2003). In relation to the infrageneric classification system (Stone 1974), Indian Pandanus represents four subgenera: Rykia, Acrostigma, Kurzia, and Pandanus. Table 4.1 depicts classification of Indian Pandanus species at the subgeneric level.


Staminate Flower Leaf Apex Ventral Plate Staminate Inflorescence Staminate Plant 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Altafhusain Nadaf
    • 1
  • Rahul Zanan
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BotanyUniversity of PunePuneIndia

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