Flora of Bokor national park, Cambodia i: Thirteen new species and one change in status

Shuichiro Tagane, Hironori Toyama, Phourin Chhang, Hidetoshi Nagamasu, Tetsukazu Yahara

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Thirteen new species from Bokor National Park, Kampot Province, Cambodia are described and illustrated: Heteropanax bokorensis Tagane & Nagam., sp. nov., Schefflera cambodiana Yahara & Tagane, sp. nov., Dichapetalum cambodianum Tagane & Nagam., sp. nov., Elaeocarpus bokorensis Tagane, sp. nov., Croton phourinii H. Toyama & Tagane, sp. nov., Lithocarpus eriobotryifolius Yahara, sp. nov., Cinnamomum bokorense Tagane & Yahara, sp. nov., Cinnamomum dimorphandrum Yahara & Tagane, sp. nov., Lindera bokorensis Tagane & Yahara, sp. nov., Memecylon bokorensis Tagane, sp. nov., Syzygium elephantinum Tagane, sp. nov., Phyllanthus bokorensis Tagane, sp. nov., and Ardisia smaragdinoides Yahara & Tagane, sp. nov. In addition, Rhaphiolepis mekongensis (Cardot) Tagane & H. Toyama, stat. nov. is recognized as a distinct species. A lectotype for R. indica var. mekongensis Cardot is also selected.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)95-135
Number of pages41
JournalActa Phytotaxonomica et Geobotanica
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2015

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Ecology
  • Plant Science


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