Envis Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Saturday, June 25, 2022

The many namesakes of Madras

 

 

 

From hedgehogs to flowers and trees, a myriad species have been named after the city and Madras Presidency

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source: The Hindu Chennai-Metro Plus, 08.07.2021, pg.3.