6. ETHNOBOTANICAL USES OF AQUATIC PLANTS FROM DANTA TALUKA, BANASKANTHA DIST., GUJARAT by J.N. PATEL1 AND N.K. PATEL2

  • J.N. PATEL AND N.K. PATEL

Abstract

The present investigation of the ethnobotanical aquatic plants growing throughout the Danta taluka of Banaskantha district was carried out. A total of 16 species under 15 genera belonging to 14 families were collected and identified. An ethnobotanical study has been carried out by the tribal, who live in dense forest far away from the hospitals. The local inhabitants have developed and preserved a very old and strong tradition for folk medicine.
KEY WORDS: Ethnobotany, Aquatic, Danta, Banaskantha, Gujarat.

Author Biography

J.N. PATEL AND N.K. PATEL

ETHNOBOTANICAL USES OF AQUATIC PLANTS FROM DANTA TALUKA, BANASKANTHA DIST., GUJARAT
J.N. PATEL AND N.K. PATEL
1R.R. MEHTA COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND C. L. PARIKH COLLEGR OF COMMERCE, PALANPUR- 385001.
2BOTANY DEPARTMENT, SHETH M. N. SCIENCE COLLEGE, PATAN- 384265.
Corresponding author’s e-mail: jpatel1970@gmail.com

Published
2018-02-01
How to Cite
AND N.K. PATEL, J. P. (2018). 6. ETHNOBOTANICAL USES OF AQUATIC PLANTS FROM DANTA TALUKA, BANASKANTHA DIST., GUJARAT by J.N. PATEL1 AND N.K. PATEL2. LIFE SCIENCES LEAFLETS, 96, 22 to 26. Retrieved from http://petsd.org/ojs/index.php/lifesciencesleaflets/article/view/1233