A Commentary on Loureiro's "Flora Cochinchinensis

  title={A Commentary on Loureiro's "Flora Cochinchinensis},
  author={Elmer Drew Merrill},
  journal={Transactions of The American Philosophical Society},
  • E. Merrill
  • Published 1 June 1935
  • Geology
  • Transactions of The American Philosophical Society

Taxonomic updates to Artocarpus subgenus Artocarpus (Moraceae) and allied taxa with a particular focus on the species native to Singapore

The breadfruit genus Artocarpus J.R.Forst. & G.Forst. (Moraceae) has sixteen species in Singapore, fourteen of them native. In this precursory study to the treatment of Artocarpus for the Flora of

Taxonomic studies of Glochidion (Phyllanthaceae) from the Indo-China Peninsula (II): The identities of G.anamiticum and G.annamense

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Names of Assam tea: Their priority, typification and nomenclatural notes

Various names have been used for Assam tea and they are typified here. The currently widely used name, Camellia sinensis var. assamica, is a combination based on Thea viridis var. assamica, not “T.

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Three quinolinone alkaloid − phenylpropanoid adducts from Melicope pteleifolia

Preliminary in vitro cytotoxic test on different extracts of Melicope pteleifolia showed that the n-hexane one was the most potent, and three new quinolinone alkaloid-phenylpropanoid derivatives and three known compounds were isolated.

Annotated checklist ofSenegaliaandVachellia(Fabaceae: Mimosoideae) for the Indian subcontinent

An annotated checklist of Senegalia Raf. and Vachellia Wight & Arn. taxa for the Indian subcontinent is presented, following the fragmentation and retypification of the former broadly defined genus

Synopsis of the genus Vitex (Lamiaceae) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

  • P. Meerts
  • Biology
    Plant Ecology and Evolution
  • 2018
The genus Vitex is revised for the Democratic Republic of the Congo, in order to prepare the treatment of the genus for the Flore d’Afrique Centrale, and nine new synonyms are proposed.