Australian New Crops Info 2016
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Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Themeda anathera

 

 

This species is usually known as:

Themeda anathera

 

This species has also been known as:

Themeda anathera var. glabrescens, Themeda anathera var. hirsuta

 

No common names have been found

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Themeda anathera: 10]

 

 

Popularity of Themeda anathera over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Themeda anathera (histogram and left hand axis scale of left-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box); Right-hand Plot: Plot of a proportional micro index, derived from numbers of papers mentioning Themeda anathera as a proportion (scaled by multiplying by one million) of the approximate total number of papers available in databases for that year (frequency polygon and left-hand axis scale of right-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box)] 

[For larger charts showing the numbers of papers that have mentioned this species over years, select this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

Keywords

[Total number of keywords included in the papers that mentioned this species: 67]

 

India (3), Altitudinal variation (2), Biological spectrum (2), Climatic conditions (2), Composition (2), Conservation (2), Earthworms (2), Energy analysis (2), Floristic appraisal (2), Fodder collection (2), Garhwal Himalaya (2), Heteropogon contortus (2), Lean period (2), Phytoecological evaluation (2), Phytoecology (2), Plant communities (2), Slopes (2), Themeda (2), themeda anathera (2), Vegetation (2), Women drudgery (2), agroecosystem (1), Agrostis (1), agrostis pai (1), Climax (1), Curcuma (1), curcuma larga (1), deterioration (1), Deuteromycotina (1), Diversity (1), Ecosystem (1), endemic (1), exotic and functional guild (1), forest (1), Heterodera (1), Himalayas (1), host plants (1), leaves (1), plant pests (1), Regenerating (1), Setaria pumila (1), Solanum tuberosum (1), species (1), surveys (1), Zea mays (1)

 

[If all keywords are not here (as indicated by .....), they can be accessed from this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Most likely scope for crop use/product (%):
[Please note: When there are only a few papers mentioning a species, care should be taken with the interpretation of these crop use/product results; as well, a mention may relate to the use of a species, or the context in which it grows, rather than a product]

 

fodder (99.62), medicinal (0.05), fruit (0.03), poison (0.03), nutraceutical (0.03), weed (0.03), timber (0.02), starch (0.02), cereal (0.01), grain legume (0.01)..

 

[To see the full list of crop use/product outcomes, from searching abstracts of the papers that have mentioned this species, select this link; details of the analysis process have also been included; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Recent mentions of this species in the literature:
[since 2012, with links to abstracts; The references from 1901-2013 which have been used for the trend, keyword and crop use/product analyses below, are listed below these references]

 

Amjad MS, Arshad M, Sadaf HM, Durr e S, Akrim F and Arshad A (2016) Floristic composition, biological spectrum and conservation status of the vegetation in Nikyal valley, Azad Jammu and Kashmir. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease 6, 63-69. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2222180815609860

Khan W, Khan SM, Ahmad H, Ahmad Z and Page S (2016) Vegetation mapping and multivariate approach to indicator species of a forest ecosystem: A case study from the Thandiani sub Forests Division (TsFD) in the Western Himalayas. Ecological Indicators 71, 336-351. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1470160X16303892

Amjad MS (2015) Ethnobotanical profiling and floristic diversity of Bana Valley, Kotli (Azad Jammu and Kashmir), Pakistan. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 5, 292-299. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169115303488

Amjad MS, Arshad M and Qureshi R (2015) Ethnobotanical inventory and folk uses of indigenous plants from Pir Nasoora National Park, Azad Jammu and Kashmir. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 5, 234-241. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169115300113

Amjad MS, Arshad M, Rashid A, Chaudhari SK, Malik NZ, Fatima S and Akrim F (2014) Examining relationship between environmental gradients and Lesser Himalyan forest vegetation of Nikyal valley, Azad Jammu and Kashmir using ordination analysis. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine 7, Supplement 1, S610-S616. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1995764514602972

 

 

References 1901-2013 (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Themeda anathera: 10; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

Dhyani S, Maikhuri RK and Dhyani D (2011) Energy budget of fodder harvesting pattern along the altitudinal gradient in Garhwal Himalaya, India. Biomass and Bioenergy 35, 1823-1832. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0961953411000237

Rashid A, Swati MF, Sher H and Al-Yemeni MN (2011) Phytoecological evaluation with detail floristic appraisal of the vegetation arround Malam Jabba, Swat, Pakistan. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 1, 461-467. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169111601019

Fakhar-I-Abbas F, Akhtar T and Mian A (2008) Food and feeding preferences of Himalayan gray goral (Naemorhedus goral bedfordi) in Pakistan and Azad Jammu and Kashmir. Zoo Biol 27, 371-80.

Sinha B, Bhadauria T, Ramakrishnan PS, Saxena KG and Maikhuri RK (2003) Impact of landscape modification on earthworm diversity and abundance in the Hariyali sacred landscape, Garhwal Himalaya. Pedobiologia 47, 357-370. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0031405604702085

Bhadauria T, Ramakrishnan PS and Srivastava KN (2000) Diversity and distribution of endemic and exotic earthworms in natural and regenerating ecosystems in the central Himalayas, India. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 32, 2045-2054. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0038071700001061

Khan E, Ganguly S and Lalitha Y (1989) New records on the occurrence of cyst nematodes in India. International nematology network newsletter. 6, 19-20.

Adhikari RS (1988) Phylloplane mycoflora of three grasses of Pithoragarh. Acta botanica Indica. 16, 270-272.

Rawat YS and Singh JS (1988) Structure and Function of Oak Forests in Central Himalaya. I. Dry Matter Dynamics. Ann. Bot. 62, 397-411. http://aob.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/62/4/397

Singh JS, Lauenroth WK and Milchunas DG (1983) Geography of grassland ecosystems. Progress in Physical Geography 7, 46-80. http://ppg.sagepub.com

Dhiman PC and Chauhan DS (1980) Note on the effect of methods and time of urea application on the forage yield of native pasture. Indian journal of agricultural research. 14, 59-61.

Dhyani S, Maikhuri RK and Dhyani D Energy budget of fodder harvesting pattern along the altitudinal gradient in Garhwal Himalaya, India. Biomass and Bioenergy 35, 1823-1832. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0961953411000237

Rashid A, Swati MF, Sher H and Al-Yemeni MN Phytoecological evaluation with detail floristic appraisal of the vegetation arround Malam Jabba, Swat, Pakistan. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 1, 461-467. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169111601019

 


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