COMPARISON ON THE OCCURRENCES OF THE GENUS MAPANIA AUBLET (CYPERACEAE) FROM THE HEART OF BORNEO (HoB)

Zinnirah, Shabdin and Kalu, Meekiong (2020) COMPARISON ON THE OCCURRENCES OF THE GENUS MAPANIA AUBLET (CYPERACEAE) FROM THE HEART OF BORNEO (HoB). In: Heart of Borneo Series 8: Monograph of Expeditions- Long Banga & adjacent areas. Forest Department Sarawak, Sarawak, pp. 109-116. ISBN ISBN 978-987-15227-9-0

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Abstract

A comparison on the occurrences of the genus Mapania, family Cyperaceae from four selected areas of the Heart of Borneo (HoB) Project; namely Lanjak Entimau Wildlife Sanctuary (LEWS), Ulu Mentawai, Mulu National Park (UMMNP), Ulu Baleh National Park (UBNP) and Long Banga, Ulu Baram, Miri were conducted from the year 2008 until 2016. A total of 29 taxa representing by 24 species and 3 in-determined species were collected and identified from the four selected areas. The number recorded was considered high with 58.5% of the total number recorded for Sarawak. Only three taxa, viz. M. cuspidata var. cuspidata, M. meditensis and M. palustris were recorded occurred in all four selected sites. Whilst, M. sapuniana, M. ballehensis, M. kipas and M. mirae were identified as hyper-endemic; M. sapuniana from LEWS and the following three were from UBNP.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Uncontrolled Keywords: Cyperaceae, Mapania, Lanjak Entimau Wildlife Sanctuary, Ulu Mentawai Mulu National Park, Ulu Balleh National Park, Long Banga, unimas, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, ipta, education, research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Subjects: Q Science > Q Science (General)
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Resource Science and Technology
Depositing User: Shabdin
Date Deposited: 26 Nov 2020 07:37
Last Modified: 26 Nov 2020 07:37
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/33068

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