Begonia yapenensis (sect. Symbegonia, Begoniaceae), a new species from Papua, Indonesia

Hughes, Mark, Barber, Sadie, Heatubun, Charlie D., and Gagul, Janet (2015) Begonia yapenensis (sect. Symbegonia, Begoniaceae), a new species from Papua, Indonesia. European Journal of Taxonomy, 119. pp. 1-6.

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A new species, Begonia yapenensis M.Hughes, in Begonia section Symbegonia (Begoniaceae) is described and diagnosed against Begonia sympapuana. The new species is endemic to Yapen Island, Papua, Indonesia, and is currently known from a single collection.

Item ID: 43403
Item Type: Article (Research - C1)
ISSN: 2118-9773
Keywords: section Symbegonia; new species; endemic; New Guinea
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Funders: Royal Horticultural Society, Merlin Trust, Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Members' Committee, James and Eve Bennett Charitable Trust
Date Deposited: 13 May 2016 05:33
FoR Codes: 06 BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES > 0603 Evolutionary Biology > 060310 Plant Systematics and Taxonomy @ 100%
SEO Codes: 96 ENVIRONMENT > 9608 Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity > 960803 Documentation of Undescribed Flora and Fauna @ 100%
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