Mapania sapuaniana (Cyperaceae), a new sedge species from Sarawak

Zinnirah, Shabdin and Culham, Alastair and Simpson, David A. and Meeklong, K (2013) Mapania sapuaniana (Cyperaceae), a new sedge species from Sarawak. Blumea: Journal of Plant Taxonomy and Plant Geography, 58 (1). pp. 45-48. ISSN 0006-5196

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Mapania sapuaniana, a spectacular new sedge species from Lanjak Entimau, Sarawak, is described and illustrated. It is closely related to M. richardsii and M. borneensis but differs in having broad leaves with a distinct pseudopetiole, reddish purple or maroon coloration on the underside of the leaf and petiole and an inflorescence composed of several spikes.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Borneo; Cyperaceae; Mapania; Sarawak; Taxonomy, unimas, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, ipta, education, research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Subjects: Q Science > QL Zoology
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Resource Science and Technology
Depositing User: Saman
Date Deposited: 11 Apr 2017 01:13
Last Modified: 24 Apr 2021 22:15

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