Hanguana Thailandica (Hanguanaceae): A new peat swamp forest species from Thailand

Wijedasa, Lahiru S. and Niissalo, Matti A. and Chamchumroom, Voradol and Puudjaa, Pachok and Jumruschay, Thaveechock and Boyce, P.C (2016) Hanguana Thailandica (Hanguanaceae): A new peat swamp forest species from Thailand. Phytotaxa, 280 (2). pp. 195-199. ISSN 11793155

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A new species of Hanguana (Hanguanaceae), H. thailandica, is described and illustrated from Trang province, Peninsular Thailand. This is the second Hanguana species recorded in Thailand, along with the widespread helophytic H. malayana. The species is morphologically similar to Hanguana exultans and H. nitens found in swamp forests habitats in southern Peninsular Malaysia and Singapore. The conservation status of this species is accessed as Endangered according to the IUCN Red List Category and Criteria.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Commelinales, IUCN, Peat swamp forest, Peninsular Thailand, Trang, unimas, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, ipta, education, research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Subjects: S Agriculture > S Agriculture (General)
S Agriculture > SB Plant culture
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Institute of Biodiversity and Environmental Conservation
Depositing User: Ibrahim
Date Deposited: 09 Nov 2016 01:12
Last Modified: 17 Feb 2017 01:54
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/14208

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