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Mycetia suedixieana (Rubiaceae), a New Species of Argostemmateae Endemic to the Philippines
- Tandang, Danilo N., Ordas, Jorge Anton D., Tadiosa, Edwin R., Banag-Moran, Cecilia I., Alejandro, Grecebio Jonathan D.
- Systematic botany 2019 v.44 no.2 pp. 371-377
- Mycetia, limestone, new species, plant taxonomy, scientific illustration, shrubs, taxon descriptions, Philippines
- A new species, Mycetia suedixieana, from Samar, Philippines, is described and illustrated. It is an unusual, heavily-branched shrub thriving on moist limestone that is easily distinguishable from other Mycetia species in multiple aspects of its morphology. A key to the known species of Philippine Mycetia is also provided in this study.