State Medicinal Plants Board (SMPB) Kerala
About Us
Dr K J Dantas, State Medicinal Plants Board, Kerala. Dr. K J Dantas
Technical Assistant
State Medicinal Plants Board
Shornur Road, Thiruvambady P.O.
Kerala. PIN-680022
Phone:+91 487 2323151 (O)
Mobile. +91 : 99469 80561
Mail: taksmpb@gmail.com , dantaskuttikkatt@gmail.com
RG KJ-Dantas-2084343566

Dr K J Dantas, Technical Assistant at the State Medicinal Plant Board in Kerala, holds a postgraduate Degree in Botany and a PhD from the University of Calicut. Dr K J Dantas has extensive research experience in Medicinal plants, plant resources of the Western Ghats and Lakshadweep, and Mangrove Ecosystems. He has exclusively covered most of the habitats in the Southern Western Ghats. He is involved in various research projects on Medicinal plants like inventories, resource augmentation, in situ and ex-situ conservation of threatened medicinal plants, QPM production, popularisation of medicinal plants etc. Apart from research in medicinal plants, he is also involved in Habitat management, Floristic inventory, systematics & Phytogeography, Conservation of vulnerable habitats outside forest areas etc.

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Published Books Chapters -2
Research Papers – 12
Abstracts in proceedings- 6
Popular articles - 5