A revision of Mallotus section Mallotus in Malesia is given. Descriptions, distribution maps, habit drawings and a key to all species are provided. The diagnostic characters for the section are briefly discussed. Four species (M. barbatus, M. macrostachyus, M. mollissimus, M. paniculatus) and one variety (M. paniculatus var. formosanus) are recognised.

Euphorbiaceae, Rottlerinae, Mallotus, Malesia, taxonomy
Blumea: Biodiversity, Evolution and Biogeography of Plants

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Sierra, S.E.C, & van Welzen, P.C. (2005). A taxonomic revision of Mallotus section Mallotus (Euphorbiaceae) in Malesia. Blumea: Biodiversity, Evolution and Biogeography of Plants, 50(2), 249–274.