Jalal Jeewan Singh


Dr. Jeewan Singh Jalal,


Botanical Survey of India

Western Regional Centre

7, Koregaon Road, Pune- 411004




1.        Jadhav, C.R., J.S.Jalal & J. Jayanthi (2015). Extended Distribution of Phalaenopsis deliciosa (Orchidaceae) in Goa, Weatsern Ghats, India. Richardiana 15: 161-167.
2.        Rai, I.D., J.S.Jalal, Gajendra Singh & G.S.Rawat (2014). Platanthera pachycaulon (Orchidaceae): an addition to the orchid flora of Western Himalaya, India. Richardiana 14: 266-273.
3.    Jayanthi, J., K. Karthigeyan, R. Sumathi & J.S. Jalal (2014). Taxonomic note on Phalaenopsis speciosa (Orchidaceae) in Andaman & Nicobar Islands, India. Richardiana 14: 242-246.
4.    Jalal, J.S., Jayanthi, J. and Pankaj, K. (2014). A note on the morphological variations in Rhynchostylis retusa (Orchidaceae) in Maharashtra, India. MIOS 15(11): 16-20.
5.    Jalal, J.S., Jayanthi, J. and Pankaj, K. (2014). Eulophia spectabilis: A high value medicinal orchid under immense threat due to overexploitation for medicinal uses in Western Ghats, Maharashtra, India. MIOS 15(10): 9-15.
6.    Jalal, J.S. & J.Jayanthi (2014). Xenikophyton Garay (Orchidaceae - Aeridinae), a new synonym of Schoenorchis Reinw. ex Blume. Kew Bulletin. 69: 9508 DOI 10.1007/S12225-014-9508-Y
7.    J.Jayanthi, K.Karthigeyan, R.Sumathi & J.S.Jalal (2014). Pteroceras teres (Orchidaceae) - A new record for the Andaman & Nicobar Islands, India. Richardiana 14: 140-145.
8.    K. Karthigeyan, V. Maina, R. Sumathi, J. Jayanthi & J.S.Jalal (2014). Habenaria osmastonii (Orchidaceae), a new terrestrial orchid from the Andaman Islands, India. Phytotaxa 166 (2): 150–154.
9.    R.Kr.Singh, Sameer Patil & J.S.Jalal (2014). Resurrecting the Type Locality of Ceropegia odorata (Apocynaceae) After 175 Years. TAPROBANICA 6(2): 79-82.
10.              R.Kr.Singh, J.S.Jalal & C.R.Jadhav (2014). Solanum diphyllum (Solanaceae) in India. TAPROBANICA 6(2): 140.
11.              Sameer Patil, J. Jayanthi, J.S. Jalal and C.R. Jadhav (2014). Crotalaria pallida Aiton var. obovata (G. Don) Polhill (Fabaceae) – an extended distribution for Gujarat, Maharashtra, Goa and Karnataka. Zoo’s print 19: 14-15.
12.  Jayanthi, J. & J.S. Jalal (2013). A note on Crotalaria grahamiana Wight & Arn. (Fabaceae). Phytotaxonomy. 13: 159-160.
13.  Jalal, J.S. & J.Jayanthi (2013). Does Habenaria panchganiensis Santapau & Kapadia (Orchidaceae) Exist? Taiwania, 58(4): 316‒320.
14.  Jalal, J.S. & J.Jayanthi (2013). Current status and distribution of mycoheterotrophic Orchids of India. Richardiana. 137-155.
15.  B.S.Adhikari, Kunzes Angmo, J.S. Jalal & G.S.Rawat (2013). Rediscovery of Dactylorhiza kafiriana, a lesser known orchid from Suru valley, Jammu and Kashmir, India. Richardiana 13: 220-225.
16.    Jalal, J.S. & J.Jayanthi (2013). Medicinal Orchids of India. Vanspativani Vol. 22: 79-81.
17.    S.K.Singh & J.S. Jalal ((2013). Genus Liparis (Orchidaceae) in India. Vanspativani Vol. 22: 30-33.
18.  Jalal, J.S. & S.C.Garkoti (2013). Medicinal plants used in the cure of stomach disorders in Kumaon Himalaya, Uttarakhand, India. Academia Journal of Medicinal Plants 1(7): 116-121.
19.  Sachin, S., Kumar, R. Singh, S.K. & J.S. Jalal (2013). Nervilia punctata (Orchidaceae) – A new record for Northeast India. Richardiana. XIII: 32-38.
20.  Amit Kotia, A., Kumar, P., Tiwari, U., Jalal, J.S. & Parasad, A.N. (2013). Orchid Diversity and Distribution in Kanger Valley National Park, Chhattisgarh. J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. 37 (1): 207-215.
21.  Jalal, J.S. (2012). Status, threats and conservation strategies for orchids of the western Himalaya, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 4(15): 3401-3409.
22.  Jalal, J.S. & J. Jayanthi (2012). Endemic Orchids of Peninsular India: A review. Journal of Threatened Taxa. In press.
23.  Jalal, J.S., J. Jayanthi, C.R. Jadhav & Sujit Kumar Das Das. (2012). - Additions to the Type Material in the Herbarium of Botanical Survey of India Western Regional Centre. J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. 36(4): 702-706.
24.  Jalal, J.S., P. Kumar, G.S. Rawat (2012). Nervilia pangteyana sp. nov., a terrestrial orchid from western Himalaya, India. Nordic Journal of Botany 30 (4): 407-411.
25.  Jalal, J.S. 2012. Altitudinal Distribution, Habitats and Life forms of Orchids of Western Himalaya. Nelumbo 54: 29-38.
26.  Jalal, J.S., P. Kumar, A. Kotia and G.S. Rawat (2012). On the occurrence of Pelatantheria insectifera (Orchidaceae) in Jim Corbett National Park, India. Richardiana 12 (3): 108-115.
27.  Jalal, J.S. (2012). Snow orchid (Diplomeris hirsuta (Lindl.) Lindl. is in distress, Western Himalaya. The McAllen International Orchid Society Journal. 13(6): 11-15.
28.  Jalal, J.S. (2012). Androcorys pugioniformis (Lindl. ex Hook.f.) K.Y. Lang (Orchidaceae): New distributional record from Garhwal Himalaya, Western Himalaya, India. Check List. 8(3):592-594.
29.  Jalal, J.S. (2012). Distribution Pattern of Orchids in Uttarakhand, Western Himalayas, India. International Journal of Plant Biology. 3(1): e5.
30.  Jalal, J. S. and Y.P.S. Pangtey (2011). Rediscovery of Vanda alpina, a rare epiphytic orchid in Western Himalaya, India. Richardiana, Vol. XI (4): 173-178.
31.  Rawat, V.S. and J.S. Jalal (2011). Sustainable Utilization of Medicinal Plants by Local Community of Uttarakhand District of Garhwal Himalaya, India. European Journal of Medicinal Plants 1(2): 18-25.
32.  Jalal, J.S. and Y.P.S.Pangtey (2011). Gastrodia falconeri recollected from Western Himalaya, India, Richardiana, Vol. XI (2): 53-60.
33.  Tewari, LM., J.S.Jalal, S. Kumar, Y.P.S.Pangtey and R. Kumar (2010). Wild and Exotic Gymnosperms of Uttarakhand, Central Himalaya, India. eJournal of Biological Sciences. 4: 32-36.
34.  Jalal, J. S., P. Kumar, G. S. Rawat & Y. P. S. Pangtey (2010). Goodyera vittata (Lindl.) Benth. ex Hook. f: A new record of Jewel Orchid for Western Himalaya, India. Journal of Non-Timber Forest Products, Vol. 17(3): 333-334.
35.  Jalal, J.S., G.S. Rawat and Pankaj Kumar (2010). Status Distribution and Habitats of Orchids of Uttarakhand. Journal of Orchid Society of India. 24 (1-2): 35-41.
36.  Jalal, J. S., P. Kumar, G. S. Rawat & Y. P. S. Pangtey (2010). Bulbophyllum hirtum (Smith) Lindley (Orchidaceae) - New record from western Himalaya, India, Indian Journal of Forestry, Vol. 33(3): 447-448.
37.  Jalal, J.S., Rai, I.D., Kumar, P., Rawat, G.S. and Pangtey, Y.P.S. (2010). Platanthera leptocaulon (Hooker f.) Soo: an addition to the orchid flora of western Himalayas, India. Richardiana 10(2): 85-93.
38.  Pankaj Kumar, G.S.Rawat & J.S.Jalal (2010). Peristylus sahanii, a new species of orchidaceae from India. Kew Bulletin, Vol (65): 1-4.
39.  Kanchan, U., Tewari, L.M., Pangtey, Y.P.S. and Jalal, J.S. (2010). Diversity and Distribution of wield Edible Fruits Plants of Uttarakhand. Biodiversity Potentials of the Himalaya (eds. L.M.Tewari, Y.P.S.Pangtey and Geeta Tewari) pp 157-196.
40.  Jalal, J.S., G.S.Rawat and Y.P.S. Pangtey (2010). Current Status of Orchids in Uttarakhand and Strategies for their Conservation. Biodiversity Potentials of the Himalaya (eds. L.M.Tewari, Y.P.S. Pangtey and Geeta Tewari) pp 387-396.
41.  Jalal, J. S., P. Kumar & Y.P.S. Pangtey (2009). Habenaria pubescens Lindley: an interesting orchid from Western Himalaya. Richardiana 9 (2): 76-84.
42.  Jalal, J. S., G. S. Rawat & P. Kumar (2009). Conservation of rare Lady’s slipper orchid (Cypripedium cordigerum D. Don) in Uttarakhand, Western Himalaya.The McAllen Orchid Society Journal. 10(2): 12 -16.
43.  Jalal, J.S., Kumar, P., Tewari, L.M. and Y.P.S.Pangtey (2009). Conservation status of the endemic orchid Peristylus kumaonensis Renz. (Orchidaceae) of Western Himalaya, India. Nature and Science. 7(5): 86-89.
44.  Jalal, J.S., P. Kumar, P., L.M. Tewari and Y.P.S.Pangtey (2009). Nervilia gammieana (Hook.f.) Pfitzer (Orchidaceae) - a new record for Kumaun Himalaya, India. Journal of American Science 2009:5(3) 91-94
45.  Jalal, J. S., L.M. Tewari and Y.P.S. Pangtey. (2009). Pholidata articulata Lindl., An Orchid Used in Bone Jointing in Kumaun Region, Western Himalaya. Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 1047-50.
46.  Jalal, J.S. and G. S. Rawat (2009). Habitat studies for conservation of medicinal orchids of Uttarakhand, Western Himalaya. African Journal of Plant Science Vol. 3 (9), pp. 200-204.
47.  Kumar, P., J.S. Jalal & G. S. Rawat (2009). On the occurrence of Pecteilis triflora (D. Don) T.Tang & F.T.Wang (Orchidaceae) in India. Richardiana 9 (4): 161-171.
48.  Gajendra Singh, G S Rawat, and J.S. Jalal (2009). Orchid Diversity of Mandal Valley in Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary, Western Himalaya. J. Orchid Soc. India, 22 (1-2): 43-47.
49.  Kanchan Upreti, Jeewan S. Jalal, Lalit M. Tewari, G. C. Joshi, Y.P.S. Pangtey and Geeta Tewari (2009). Ethnomedicinal Uses of Pteridophytes of Kumaun Himalaya, Uttarakhand, India. Journal of American Science. 5(4):167-170
50.  Jalal, J. S., G.S.Rawat and Y.P.S. Pangtey (2008). Ponerorchis nana (King & Pantling) Soo. (Orchidaceae) a new record from Uttaranchal. Journal of Bombay Natural History Society. 104 (2): 249-250.
51.  Jalal, J. S., G.S. Rawat and Y.P.S. Pangtey (2008). A note on Listera teunis Lindl. (Orchidaceae) in the orchid flora of Kumaon Himalaya. Journal of Bombay Natural History Society.104 (2): 250.
52.  Pangtey, Y.P.S., Lalit M. Tewari, K. Upreti and J. S. Jalal (2008). On the occurrence of Rubus niveus Thunb. (Rosaceae) in the Tarai Region of Kumaun in Uttarakhand. Indian Journal of Forestry, Vol. 31 (1): 117-118.
53.  Jalal, J.S.,G.S.Rawat and Pankaj Kumar (2008). Abundance and habitat types of orchids in Gori valley, Eastern Uttarakhand. J. Orchid Soc. India, 22 (1-2): 63-67.
54.  Jalal, J. S., P. Kumar, G.S.Rawat and Y. P. S. Pangtey (2008). Check list Orchidaceae, Uttarakhand, Western Himalaya, India. Check List 4 (3): 304-320.
55.  Kumar, P., J. S. Jalal & G. S. Rawat (2008). Geodorum attenuatum Griff. (Orchidaceae): A new record from India. Richardiana 8 (2): 74-81.
56.  Kumar, P., J. S. Jalal & G. S. Rawat (2008). Pollinarium of Phaius tankervilleae (Orchidaceae). Richardiana 8 (3): 134-137.
57.  Jalal, J. S., P. Kumar & Y.P.S. Pangte (2008). Ethnomedicinal Orchids of Uttarakhand, Western Himalaya. Ethnobotanical Leaflets 12: 1227-1230.
58.  Jalal, J. S., G. S. Rawat & P. Kumar (2008). An initiative to community based Orchid conservation in the Gori Valley, Uttarakhand, Western Himalaya, India. The McAllen Orchid Society Journal. 9 (1): 12-16.
59.  Jalal, J. S., G.S. Rawat and Y.P.S. Pangtey (2007). Rediscovery of a rare orchid (Androcorys pugioniforme) Lindl. ex Hook. f.) K.Y.Lang- Orchidaceae in Uttarakhand from Kumaun Hills. Indian Journal of Forestry, 30(3): 337-338.
60.  Jalal, J. S., G.S. Rawat and Y.P.S. Pangtey (2007). A note on the occurrence of Ornithochilus difformis (Wall. Ex Lindl.) Schltr. (Orchidaceae) in Kumaun Himalaya. Indian Journal of Forestry, Vol. 30 (4): 523-524.
61.  Kumar, P., J. S. Jalal & G. S. Rawat (2007). Check list Orchidaceae, Chotanagpur, state of Jharkhand, India. Check List 3 (4): 297-304.
62.  Jalal, J. S., G.S. Rawat and Y.P.S. Pangtey (2006). A note on the identity of Bulbophyllum secundum Hook. f. (Orchidaceae) in the orchid flora of Uttaranchal. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany. 30: 211-212.
63.  Jalal, J. S., G.S. Rawat and Y.P.S. Pangtey (2006). Peristylis affinis (D.Don.) Seidenf. (Orchidaceae) a new record from Kumaon Himalaya (Uttaranchal). Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany. 30: 401-402.
64.  Jalal, J. S., G.S. Rawat and Y.P.S. Pangtey (2006). Recollection of Eulophia hormusji Duthie. (Orchidaceae) from the foothills of the Kumaun Himalaya. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany. 30: 424-426.
65.  Jalal, J. S. and Pankaj Kumar (2006). Some ethno-medicinal plants of Gori river basin, Kumaun Himalaya. Flora and Fauna. 12: 291-294.
66.  Kumar, P., A.K. Pandey, G.S. Rawat & J.S. Jalal (2005). Diversity and Conservation of orchids in Jharkhand. Plant Taxonomy: Advances and Relevance (eds. A.K.Pandey, Jun Wen and J.V.V. Dogra) pages 345-353.



Technical Reports


67.  Jalal, J.S. & G.S. Rawat (2008). Orchids of Uttarakhand, Taxonomy, Ecology and Conservation. Wildlife Institute of India, Dehradun, India.
68.  Jalal, J.S. (2008). Conservation of a rare Orchid (Cypripedium cordigerum) in Nagtibba (Western Himalaya), India. SDCOS, USA.
69.  Jalal, J.S. (2008). Orchid Restoration through peoples’ involvement in Gori Valley of Western Himalaya in India, Rufford Foundation, UK.
70.  Jalal, J.S. (2006). A community initiative for orchid conservation in Gori valley, Western Himalaya, India. Rufford Foundation, UK.
71.  Jalal, J.S. (2004). Orchids of Lower Gori Valley, Western Himalaya: A Community Based Conservation Approach, SDCOS, USA.