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Studies on the Alocasia clade (Araceae) of Peninsular Malaysia I: Alocasia farisii sp. nov. from limestone in Kelantan

Author:
Hamzah, Zulhazman, Salleh, Norzielawati, Boyce, Peter C.
Source:
Nordic journal of botany 2017 v.35 no.3 pp. 300-304
ISSN:
0107-055X
Subject:
Alocasia, limestone, scientific illustration, taxon descriptions, Borneo, Malaysia
Abstract:
Alocasia farisii Zulhazman, Norzielawati & P. C. Boyce is described and illustrated from Karst limestone in Kelantan as the first recorded Peninsular Malaysian species of the hitherto wholly Bornean Alocasia princeps complex, within which A. farisii most closely resembles the southwest Sarawak limestoneā€obligated Alocasia reversa N. E. Br.
Agid:
5720868