ORCHIDS OF LONG BANGA

Rusea, Go and Edward Entalai, Besi and Siti Fatimah, Md Isa and Akmal, Raffi ORCHIDS OF LONG BANGA. Heart of Borneo Series 8: Monograph of Expeditions- Long Banga & adjacent areas.. pp. 51-66. ISSN 978-987-15227-9-0

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Abstract

A total of 150 specimens were collected from 6 sites (3 trails and 3 non-trails) in Long Banga forests and they were identified into 118 species. Most of the species documented were epiphytes including an endemic giant orchid, Dimorphorchis lowii and a member of the most appreciated orchid as agricultural crop, Vanilla cf. havilandii. In addition, 15 terrestrials and 3 saprophytes namely Aphyllorchis montana, Cystorchis stenoglossa and Gastrodia javanica were also documented during the study. Seventeen species were identified as new records for Sarawak.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: orchid, Long Banga, unimas, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, ipta, education, research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Subjects: Q Science > QK Botany
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Resource Science and Technology
Depositing User: Mohd Raffi
Date Deposited: 02 Dec 2020 06:32
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2020 06:32
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/33163

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