Thursday, December 21, 2017

[Botany • 2017] Leptomischus flaviflorus • A New Species (Rubiaceae) from Arunachal Pradesh, India

Leptomischus flaviflorus
Hareesh, Wu & Sabu, 2017


Leptomischus flaviflorus, a new species from Arunachal Pradesh, India, is here described and illustrated. Detailed description, distribution, ecology, colour photographs, and key to identification for Leptomischus species are provided.

Keywords: Eudicots, Arunachal Pradesh, Himalaya, Leptomischus, North-East India, Taxonomy

Leptomischus flaviflorus Hareesh, L.Wu & M.Sabu sp. nov. 

Etymology:— The specific epithet refers to the yellow colour of the corolla.  

Vadakkoot Sankaran Hareesh, Lei Wu and Mamiyil Sabu. 2017. Leptomischus flaviflorus (Rubiaceae), A New Species from India. Phytotaxa. 332(1); 88–92. DOI:  10.11646/phytotaxa.332.1.10

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