A new species of Phyllagathis (Melastomataceae), P. nanakorniana, from Thailand is described and illustrated from recently collected material. The morphological characteristics are discussed in view of a wider generic concept that allows the inclusion of P. nanakorniana in Phyllagathis. A key to the Thai species is provided.

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Keywords Melastomataceae, Phyllagathis, Sonerileae
Journal Blumea: Biodiversity, Evolution and Biogeography of Plants
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Wangwasit, K, Cellinese, N, & Norsaengsri, M. (2010). Phyllagathis nanakorniana (Melastomataceae), a new species from Thailand. Blumea: Biodiversity, Evolution and Biogeography of Plants, 55(3), 246–248.