Arunachal Pradesh, known for its spectacular biodiversity, continues to unveil its hidden natural treasures as Chief Minister Pema Khandu recently shared an exciting discovery via his tweet.
The tweet announced the discovery of a new plant species, Lysionotus Namchoomii, nestled within the pristine and lush forests of the Pakke-Kessang district.
The Chief Minister’s tweet underscored the significance of this discovery, emphasising that it is a testament to the state’s exceptional natural heritage. This newfound plant species not only highlights the remarkable diversity of Arunachal Pradesh but also contributes to the broader scientific knowledge of the region’s ecosystem.
Arunachal Pradesh’s biodiversity never stops surprising us.
Lysionotus Namchoomii ~ A new plant species discovered in the lush forests of Pakke-Kessang district, is contributing to our understanding of the region’s rich flora & fauna.
This is a testament to our rich natural… pic.twitter.com/Wrtj7PmLLU
— Pema Khandu པདྨ་མཁའ་འགྲོ་། (@PemaKhanduBJP) November 3, 2023