A revision of genus Vatica L. (Dipterocarpaceae) in Borneo I:Taxa in Sabah and Sarawak

Meekiong, K. and Latiff, A (2021) A revision of genus Vatica L. (Dipterocarpaceae) in Borneo I:Taxa in Sabah and Sarawak. Malayan Nature Journal, 73 (1). pp. 113-136. ISSN 0025-1291

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A taxonomic revision of the genus Vatica L. (Dipterocarpaceae) in Borneo focusing on taxa Sabah and Sarawak is presented herein. A total of 46 taxa from 40 species is recognised and grouped into three sections. The sections are sect. Vatica 17 taxa (12 species), sect. Sunaptea 22 taxa (21 species), sect. Pachynocarpa with four species, and Vatica pentandra which has five stamens is not placed in any section due to lack of information of the fruit calyx characteristics. Full descriptions of species are excluded as they are presented elsewhere.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Vatica, Dipterocarpaceae, taxonomic revision, Borneo, Sabah, Sarawak
Subjects: Q Science > QK Botany
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Resource Science and Technology
Depositing User: Kalu
Date Deposited: 26 Apr 2021 07:35
Last Modified: 26 Apr 2021 07:35
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/35136

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