Preliminary revision of schefflera forst. & Forst. (Araliaceae) in Sarawak

Siti Noor Aishah, Binti Mohd Noor (2013) Preliminary revision of schefflera forst. & Forst. (Araliaceae) in Sarawak. [Final Year Project Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Preliminary revision of Schefflera in Sarawak was done in Sarawak Herbarium (SAR) of Sarawak Forest Department. All the specimens studied were from dried specimens. There are 357 specimens that have been observed. From the specimens observed, there are 23 Schefflera species found in Sarawak and an additional of 19 unpublished names. This gives a total of 42 Schefflera species of that can be found in Sarawak. A preliminary taxonomic key has been constructed for selected species. Species descriptions of selected species have been carried out. The species selected are S. beccariana, S. borneensis, S. kuchingensis, S. lasiocalyx, S. laxiflora, S. mjoebergii, S. remotiserrata and S. tetandra. From this study, it shows that Schefflera species can be found in wide geographical and elevational distribution.

Item Type: Final Year Project Report
Additional Information: Project Report (B.Sc.) -- Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, 2013
Uncontrolled Keywords: Schefflera, taxonomy, description, distribution, Ginseng--Analysis,Unimas, university,universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak,Kuching, Samarahan,ipta,education, undergraduate,research ,Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Subjects: Q Science > QH Natural history > QH301 Biology
S Agriculture > SB Plant culture
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Resource Science and Technology
Depositing User: Karen Kornalius
Date Deposited: 19 May 2015 06:27
Last Modified: 21 Sep 2015 01:24
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/7565

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