A new species of Alphonsea (Annonaceae) from Peninsular Malaysia
Alphonsea rugosa sp. nov. is described from eastern Peninsular Malaysia. It is similar to Alphonsea elliptica but has fruits that are dry wrinkled and glabrous rather than smooth and tomentose. A conservation assessment of Vulnerable based on collections from four locations is made.
|Keywords||IUCN, Malay Peninsula, Malesia, South-East Asia, taxonomy, tropical forest|
|Journal||Blumea: Biodiversity, Evolution and Biogeography of Plants|
|Rights||Released under the CC-BY 4.0 ("Attribution") License|
Turner, I.M, & Utteridge, T.M.A. (2015). A new species of Alphonsea (Annonaceae) from Peninsular Malaysia. Blumea: Biodiversity, Evolution and Biogeography of Plants, 59(3), 206–208.