Sunday, July 17, 2016

[Botany • 2015] Anoectochilus nandanensis • A New Orchid Species (Orchidaceae) from northern Guangxi, China

Anoectochilus nandanensis
 Y.Feng Huang & X.C.Qu

Anoectochilus nandanensis, a new species from northern Guangxi, China, is described and illustrated. It is similar to Aemeiensis K. Y. Lang in habit, but distinguished by the size of the plant, leaves and lateral sepals, as well as the flanges of the mesochile.

Xin-Cheng Qu, Yun-Feng Huang, Hui-Zhe Feng and Ren-Chuan Hu.  2015. Anoectochilus nandanensis sp. nov. (Orchidaceae) from northern Guangxi, China.  Nordic Journal of Botany. 33(5); 572–575. DOI:  10.1111/njb.00847