Meizotropis (Leguminosae-Papilionoideae), a new genus record for Thailand

  • Sakuntala Ninkaew Forest Herbarium, Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation, Bangkok 10900, Thailand.
  • Charan Maknoi Queen Sirikit Botanic Garden, Mae Rim, Chiang Mai 50180, Thailand.
  • Wattana Tanming Queen Sirikit Botanic Garden, Mae Rim, Chiang Mai 50180, Thailand.
  • Kongkanda Chayamarit Forest Herbarium, Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900, Thailand.
  • Henrik Balslev Section Ecoinformatics & Biodiversity, Department Bioscience, Aarhus University, Ny Munkegade 116, DK-8000 Aarhus C, Denmark.
  • Pranom Chantaranothai Department of Biology, Faculty of Science and Centre of Excellence on Biodiversity (BDC), Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, Thailand.
Keywords: Meizotropis buteiformis, Fabaceae, Faboideae

Abstract

Meizotropis buteiformis (Leguminosae), a new genus and species record for Thailand, is described and illustrated.

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Published
2019-01-18
How to Cite
Ninkaew, S., Maknoi, C., Tanming, W., Chayamarit, K., Balslev, H., & Chantaranothai, P. (2019). Meizotropis (Leguminosae-Papilionoideae), a new genus record for Thailand. Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany), 47(1), 1-4. https://doi.org/10.20531/tfb.2019.47.1.01
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