Munronia petiolata (Meliaceae), a new species from Vietnam

N. T. Cuong*, D. T. Hoan, D. J. Mabberley

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The genus Munronia (Meliaceae) is briefly reviewed and its representation in Vietnam discussed. In consequence a new species, Munronia petiolata, is described; so far known only from Ha Long Bay, it is distinct from all known simple-leaved species, most strikingly, in its long petioles.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)139-141
Number of pages3
JournalBlumea: Journal of Plant Taxonomy and Plant Geography
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2014
Externally publishedYes

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  • Meliaceae
  • Munronia
  • Munronia petiolata
  • Vietnam

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