How many types of plant species are found in India?

(a) 47,000

(b) 57,000

(c) 1,500

(d) 67,000

 

Answer:

Explanation:

  • With about 47,000 plant species India occupies tenth place in the world and fourth in Asia in plant diversity. There are about 15,000 flowering plants in India, which account for 6 per cent in the world's total number of flowering plants.

So, the correct option is (a).

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