Wednesday, July 15, 2015

[Botany • 2015] Hoya yingjiangensis • A New Campanulate-flowered Species (Apocynaceae, Asclepiadoideaea) from Yunnan, China

Hoya yingjiangensis

Hoya yingjiangensis (Apocynaceae, Asclepiadoideae) from Yunnan Province, China, is described and illustrated. This species possesses a large campanulate corolla, but is distinguished from all the other species of Hoya with similar corollas by the peduncle annual, deciduous, and the inflorescence single-flowered. The provisional IUCN assessment of ‘Data Deficient’ for H. yingjiangensis is provided.

Keywords: annual deciduous, Hoya collettii, IUCN, single flower, Eudicots, China

Jingfeng Zhang, Lin Bai, Nianhe Xia and Zeqiu Peng. 2015. Hoya yingjiangensis (Apocynaceae, Asclepiadoideaea), A New Campanulate-flowered Species from Yunnan, China. Phytotaxa. 219(3): 283–288. DOI: 10.11646/phytotaxa.219.3.8

首次在我国发现大钟形花冠球兰 [First discovered large bell-shaped corolla Hoya in China]