Vol. 77 No. 2 (2022)
Articles

A new species of Schismatoglottis (Araceae) from Sabah, Malaysian Borneo

Kartini Saibeh
Faculty of Tropical Forestry, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Sabah
Published December 15, 2022
Keywords
  • Araceae,
  • Malaysian Borneo,
  • Schismatoglottideae,
  • Schismatoglottis
How to Cite
Saibeh, K. (2022). A new species of Schismatoglottis (Araceae) from Sabah, Malaysian Borneo. Webbia, 77(2), 267-270. https://doi.org/10.36253/jopt-13274

Abstract

Schismatoglottis mons Kartini is described as taxonomically novel species assigned to the Asperata Complex. Schismatoglottis mons is a highland mesophytic species found at c. 718 m a.s.l. most like lowland Schismatoglottis gillianiae P.C. Boyce and Schismatoglottis shaleicola P.C.Boyce & S.Y.Wong.

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