The phytosociological study on flora and fauna diversity in Gangaikondan revealed that the diversity of the flora was more than the faunal diversity. Totally 59 floral species and 35 faunal species were listed out in the study site. For plants the species- area curves attained the stable position in 2nd and 3rd quadrats where for fauna it reached the observed species richness in 4th and 5th quadrats.
Jegan, G. and Muthuchelian, K.
"Study on the Distribution of Flora and Fauna in the SIPCOT Industrial Park of Gangaikondan, Tirunelvelli District, Tamil Nadu, India,"
Ethnobotanical Leaflets: Vol. 2009
, Article 30.
Available at: http://opensiuc.lib.siu.edu/ebl/vol2009/iss1/30